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    • Wars Within a War

    • Controversy and Conflict Over the American Civil War
    • By: Joan Waugh, Gary Gallagher
    • Narrated by: Jean Barrett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    The 12 essays in Wars within a War explore the internal stresses that posed serious challenges to the viability of the opposing sides in the Civil War as well as some of the ways in which wartime disputes and cultural fissures carried over into the postwar years and beyond.Comprised of contributions from leading scholars, this volume extends the discussion of controversies far past the death of the Confederacy in the spring of 1865.

    Regular price: $22.95

    • U.S. Grant

    • American Hero, American Myth
    • By: Joan Waugh
    • Narrated by: L. J. Ganser
    • Length: 13 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 15

    At the time of his death, Ulysses S. Grant was the most famous person in America, considered by most citizens to be equal in stature to George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. Yet today his monuments are rarely visited, his military reputation is overshadowed by that of Robert E. Lee, and his presidency is permanently mired at the bottom of historical rankings.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Good Book, Weaker Audio

    • By Erik on 01-22-10
    • American Hero, American Myth
    • By: Joan Waugh
    • Narrated by: L. J. Ganser
    • Length: 13 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 09-10-10
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 30 ratings

    Regular price: $24.05