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3 edition of Harvard in the war. found in the catalog.

Harvard in the war.

by Harvard university. Board of overseers. Special committee on military affairs.

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Published in [Cambridge?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harvard university. [from old catalog],
  • Military education -- United States. [from old catalog]

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD639.E4 H35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[11] p.
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23421236M
    LC Control Number19001449

    The book caught the public imagination, won the Pulitzer Prize and became a runaway bestseller. Growing popular interest in the war was both reflected and intensified by the success of McPherson’s book, and in the fall of it would be further amplified by the appearance of Ken Burns’ nine part TV series The Civil War. Released on the. The Harvard Cold War Studies Book Series was established in with the academic publisher Rowman & Littlefield. The series, sponsored by the Harvard Project on Cold War Studies, seeks to expand and enrich what is known about Cold War events and themes.

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