The Warrior Generals: Combat Leadership in the Civil War / Civil War Generalship: The Art of Command
White, Charles E., Infantry
The Warrior Generals: Combat Leadership in the Civil War. By Thomas B. Buell. Crown Publishers, 1997. 494 Pages. $35.00.
Civil War Generalship: The Art of Command. By W.J. Wood. Praeger Publishers, 1997. 269 Pages. $59.95. Reviewed by Doctor Charles E. White, Infantry Branch Historian.
Why do we need more books on generals of the American Civil War? Indeed, why do we need more books on the American Civil War? The answer to these questions is simple: the more we study history, the more we understand ourselves. We are the one constant in history; we do not change.
Remember the news footage of American Army engineers trying desperately to build a pontoon bridge …
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Publication information: Article title: The Warrior Generals: Combat Leadership in the Civil War / Civil War Generalship: The Art of Command. Contributors: White, Charles E. - Author. Magazine title: Infantry. Volume: 88. Issue: 3 Publication date: September-December 1998. Page number: 50. © Infantry Magazine Nov/Dec 1996. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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