By Jules Archer,Allen C. Guelzo

ISBN-10: 0606114815

ISBN-13: 9780606114813

ISBN-10: 1632206048

ISBN-13: 9781632206046

A apartment Divided is an exhilarating creation to 2 of the main attention-grabbing avid gamers within the American Civil warfare. Ulysses S. supply was once gruff and sloppy, the son of a hardworking yet uneducated guy against slavery. Robert E. Lee, a slave proprietor himself, used to be a well mannered, aristocratic Virginia gentleman who descended from the progressive struggle hero “Light-Horse Harry.” either males studied at West element yet built very diversified tactics—Lee proved to be a cautious strategist who made impressive use of normal army strategies, whereas furnish used to be instinctive, spontaneous, and unconventional. Pitted opposed to each other, the 2 turned the main influential gamers within the bloodiest and such a lot wrenching episode of yankee background. In alternating chapters, historian Jules Archer starts off via exploring their youth and early careers throughout their postwar lives. Archer specializes in the men’s roles in the course of the Civil struggle, detailing all the way down to particular battles and judgements made by way of each one guy. excellent for reluctant younger historians in addition to history-buffs-to-be.

Part of the Jules Archer heritage for younger Readers sequence through Sky Pony Press, this e-book is bound to encourage curiosity in a vital piece of yankee history

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