Title Personal Memoirs of P.H. Sheridan. General United States Army. in Two Volumes ['Shoulder Strap' Edition]
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Charles L. Webster & Company 1888
Seller ID 2206499
New York: Charles L. Webster & Company. 1888. First Edition. xiii, 500; xi, 486 pp. 8vo. Original green cloth, gilt titles & decorations. Includes numerous illustrations and maps, of which eleven are fold-outs. Philip Henry Sheridan was a Union general during the American Civil War who, under the command of Ulysses S. Grant, won several significant victories against Confederate forces. He also fought in the Great Plains Indian Wars, and though they continued until after his death, his efforts during this conflict helped protect Yellowstone National Park, and he was promoted to General of the Army in the year of his death (1888).Keywords: BIOGRAPHY MILITARY AMERICAN CIVIL WAR GENERAL UNITED STATES US ARMY PHILIP HENRY SHERIDAN Condition Notes: First edition. Faint stains along hinges of each, and to top edge of first few leaves of volume 1, small owner bookplate on half-title page of first volume.