Abner Doubleday: A Civil War Biography

Abner Doubleday: A Civil War Biography

By: Thomas Barthel (author)Paperback

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While Abner Doubleday is remembered primarily for his 'invention' of baseball, this biography focuses on his duty to his nation. Following Doubleday's youth in Auburn, NY, to his days as a cadet at West Point, the general's involvement in the American Civil War, and his public service afterwards, he is portrayed here as a man who took unpopular stands but was guided by a firm vision of justice.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 15/06/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780786445615
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 283
  • ID: 9780786445615
  • weight: 408
  • ISBN10: 0786445610

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