T. Harry Williams was born in Vinegar Hill, Illinois, in 1909. He taught at the universities of Wisconsin, Omaha, and West Virginia before becoming Professor of History of Louisiana State University, and was the author of many books on military and political history. The T. Harry Williams Center for Oral History was established at Louisiana State University in 1992.
Format: Trade Paperback, 944 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: August 12, 1981 Price: $25.00
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize Winner of the National Book Award
He was one of the most extraordinary figures in American political history—a great natural politician who looked, and often seemed to behave, like a caricature of the red-neck Southern politico, and yet had become at the time of his assassination a...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: January 11, 2011 Price: $16.00
Since it was first published in 1952, Lincoln and His Generals has remained one of the definitive accounts of Lincoln’s wartime leadership. In it T. Harry Williams dramatizes Lincoln’s long and frustrating search for an effective leader of the Union Army and traces his transformation from a politician with little military...
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