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George B. McClellan

Stephen W. Sears

George B. McClellan

the young Napoleon

by Stephen W. Sears

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Published by Ticknor & Fields in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885,
    • United States. Army -- Biography,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen W. Sears.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE467.1.M2 S43 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 482 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages482
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2526919M
      ISBN 100899192645
      LC Control Number88002138

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        Buy a cheap copy of George B. McClellan: The Young Napoleon book by Stephen W. Sears. By General George B. McClellan (), designated the Young Napoleon, was the commander of all the Northern armies. He forged the Army of the Potomac Free shipping over $Cited by: In this revealing book, Thomas W. Cutrer provides the definitive edition of McClellan’s detailed diary and letters from his service in the Mexican War (–), during which he began the rise that culminated in his being named general in chief of the Union forces and commander of the Army of the Potomac early in the Civil War.

      “An important book that rescues George B. McClellan’s military reputation.” —Chronicles Bold, brash, and full of ambition, George Brinton McClellan seemed destined for greatness when he assumed command of all the Union armies before he was It was not to be. George B. McClellan, in full George Brinton McClellan, (born December 3, , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.—died Octo , Orange, New Jersey), general who skillfully reorganized Union forces in the first year of the American Civil War (–65) but drew wide criticism for repeatedly failing to press his advantage over Confederate troops.


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