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George B. McClellan

Military (3-Dec-1826 — 29-Oct-1885)


James Havelock Campbell. McClellan: A Vindication of the Military Career of General George B. McClellan: A Laywer's Brief. New York: Neale Publishing Company. 1916. 458pp.

George Ticknor Curtis. McClellan's Last Service to the Republic: Together with a Tribute to His Memory. New York: D. Appleton and Company. 1885. 150pp.

H. J. Eckenrode; Bryan Conrad. George B. McClellan: The Man Who Saved the Union. University of North Carolina Press. 1941. 296pp.

Warren W. Hassler. General George B. McClellan. Louisiana State University Press. 1957. 350pp.

G. S. Hillard. Life and Campaigns of George B. McClellan, Major-General U. S. Army. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. 1864. 396pp.

William Henry Hurlbert. General McClellan and the Conduct of the War. New York: Sheldon and Company. 1864. 312pp.

Peter S. Michie. General McClellan. New York: D. Appleton and Company. 1901. 489pp.

William Starr Myers. A Study in Personality: General George Brinton McClellan. D. Appleton-Century Company. 1934. 520pp.

Ethan S. Rafuse. McClellan's War: The Failure of Moderation in the Struggle for the Union. Indiana University Press. 2005. 525pp.

Thomas J. Rowland. George B. McClellan and Civil War History: In the Shadow of Grant and Sherman. Kent State University Press. 1998. 248pp.

Stephen W. Sears. George B. McClellan: The Young Napoleon. New York: Ticknor and Fields. 1988. 482pp.

Stephen W. Sears (editor). The Civil War Papers of George B. McClellan: Selected Correspondence, 1860-1865. Ticknor & Fields. 1989. 651pp.


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  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.721)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.934)

  8. Webster's American Biographies (p.663)

  9. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.316)

  10. The MacMillan Dictionary of Military Biography (pp.278-80)

  11. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.463)

  12. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.484)

  13. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.213)

  14. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.602)

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