University Press of Kansas
Elite vs. amateur
West Point and the CommonsThe study of Civil War generalship has gotten a bit stale. Many historians and buffs keep asking the same familiar questions: Did the South have better military leaders? Why did it take so long for the Union to find competent commande....
Gordon, Lesley J.
"The War within the Union High Command: Politics and Generalship During the Civil War,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 6
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol6/iss3/31