General Scott (Great Commanders) [Winfield]

By: Wright, Marcus J.; Wilson, James Grant

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Spine toned, minor loss from spine head, rear hinge just starting, ink name (Mortimer Adler) date (June '94) on front flyleaf (sadly, this is not THE Mortimer [J.] Adler; he was born eight years later). 1894 Hard Cover. xii, [2], 349, [7] pp. 8vo. Frontispiece of Winfield Scott, five battlefield maps in text. A biography of the military commander who served in the War of 1812, and as Commanding General of the United States Army during the Mexican War and the early days of the American Civil War. He was a presidential candidate for the Whig party in the 1850s, and the first to earn the rank lieutenant general since George Washington.

Title: General Scott (Great Commanders) [Winfield]

Author: Wright, Marcus J.; Wilson, James Grant

Categories: Military, Early Imprints, 19th Century, American Civil War,

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1894

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2282969

Keywords: MILITARY BIOGRAPHY GENERAL WINFIELD SCOTT AMERICAN CIVIL WAR 1812 MEXICAN UNITED STATES ARMY COMMANDER,