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William Tecumseh Sherman a West Point graduate and veteran of the Seminole War became one of the best known generals in the Civil War His March to the Sea which resulted in a devastated swath of the South from Atlanta to Savannah cemented his place in history as the pioneer of total war In The Scourge of War preeminent military historian Brian Holden Reid offers a deeply researched life and times account of Sherman By examining his childhood and education his business ventures in California his antebellum leadership of a military college in Louisiana and numerous career false starts Holden Reid shows how unlikely his exc

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The Scourge of War The Life of William Tecumseh ShermanTh and the founder of the school for officers at Fort Leavenworth Kansas known as the intellectual center of the army Holden Reid argues that Sherman was not hostile to the South throughout his life and only in later years gained a reputation as a villain who practiced barbaric destruction particularly as the neo Confederate Lost Cause grew and he published one of the first personal accounts of the warA definitive biography of a preeminent military figure by a renowned military historian The Scourge of War is a masterful account of Sherman' life that fully recognizes his intellect strategy and actions during the Civil Wa