University of Illinois Press
Lincoln and his Politically Appointed GeneralsThe jury is still very much out on the long-standing historical indictment of Abraham Lincoln over his eager, naïve, and allegedly haphazard recruitment of hapless, if popularly appealing, political and ethnic generals to fight for the Unio....
"Lincoln's Political Generals,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 12
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol12/iss1/18