A Boy's Civil War Story: Annotated Edition by Charles Nagel,Stephen Engelking PDF

By Charles Nagel,Stephen Engelking

From the unique fly leaf: "A uncommon American statesman and member of the bar, identified mainly heretofore because the Secretary of trade and hard work within the cupboard of President Taft, as director in vital corporations, and as information for varied organizations and members, the following makes his bow as writer (at the effective age of approximately 88) of a great booklet giving his memories of lifestyles because it was once lived, and conflict because it was once waged, within the days of 1861 to 1865 throughout the clash among the States.
A penetrating pen-picture of items and locations that few people dwelling at the present time have skilled for themselves, and that also fewer are actually in a position to recollecting, Mr. Nagel's ebook additionally takes the satisfied reader to the Germany of scholar days, the place as a tender guy the writer entered the collage of Berlin, which later used to be to confer on him the honorary measure as physician of Political Science.
Known no longer much less for his reliable works than for his nice accomplishments, the current modest memoir will find the money for the reader either info and delight, and installed everlasting shape a list of days and ways in which won't come again."
This variation has been augmented with copious footnotes often in accordance with the web encyclopedia Wikipedia to help the fashionable reader to appreciate larger the context of the time.

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