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American general : the life and times of William Tecumseh Sherman / by Eisenhower, John S. D.,1922-2013.;
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-324) and index.
Subjects: Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891.; Generals; United States. Army;
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Zachary Taylor / by Eisenhower, John S. D.,1922-2013.;
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-157) and index.Early career -- Unsung hero -- "Old rough and ready" -- Fort Jesup to the Rio Grande -- War with Mexico! -- Monterrey -- Buena Vista -- The election of 1848 -- Inauguration and early days in the White House -- California and New Mexico -- Foreign affairs -- The great debate -- The death of the president.A profile of the twelfth president traces his rise in the military and successes in the Mexican war to his election as the first president without a prior political office, in an account that also offers insight into Taylor's views on slavery and his sudden death.
Subjects: Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850.; Presidents; Generals; Mexican War, 1846-1848;
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