This Will Make a Man of Me: The Life and Letters of a Teenage Officer in the Civil War

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This Will Make a Man of Me: The Life and Letters of a Teenage Officer in the Civil War

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This book presents a firsthand account of the experiences of seventeen-year-old Second Lieutenant Thomas James Howell during Major General George McClellan's Peninsula Campaign. Howell's story offers the reader a unique perspective of a young man coming of age in the Union army during the Civil War.

ISBN

978-1611462203

Publication Date

7-9-2018

Publisher

Lehigh University Press

City

Bethlehem, PA

Disciplines

Military History | United States History

This Will Make a Man of Me: The Life and Letters of a Teenage Officer in the Civil War

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