The Man Who Saved The Union

H. W. Brands Anchor Books

An analysis of Ulysses Grant's pivotal contributions during the Civil War and his presidency covers his defense of black civil rights, his willingness to sacrifice troops to win the war, and the criti

ISBN10 : 0307475158 , ISBN13 : 9780307475152

Page Number : 718

Wallenberg

Kati Marton Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

A fearless young Swede whose efforts saved countless Hungarian Jews from certain death at the hands of Adolf Eichmann, Raoul Wallenberg was one of the true heroes to emerge during the Nazi occupation

ISBN10 : 1628721790 , ISBN13 : 9781628721799

Page Number : 272

John Marshall

Harlow Unger Da Capo Press

"A soul-stirring biography of John Marshall, the young Republic's great chief justice who led the Supreme Court to power and brought law and order to the nation. In the political turmoil that convulse

ISBN10 : 0306822210 , ISBN13 : 9780306822216

Page Number : 384

The Man Who Loved Dogs

Leonardo Padura Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A gripping novel about the assassination of Leon Trotsky in Mexico City in 1940 In The Man Who Loved Dogs, Leonardo Padura brings a noir sensibility to one of the most fascinating and complex politica

ISBN10 : 1466837101 , ISBN13 : 9781466837102

Page Number : 592

Raoul Wallenberg

Ingrid Carlberg MacLehose Press

An Honorary Citizen of the United States and Canada, and designated as one of the Righteous among the Nations by Israel, Raoul Wallenberg was a modest envoy to Hungary whose heroism in Budapest at the

ISBN10 : 1681445247 , ISBN13 : 9781681445243

Page Number : 640

Lincoln And Mcclellan

John C. Waugh St. Martin's Press

There was no more remarkable pair in the Civil War than Abraham Lincoln and George McClellan. At only 35 years old, McClellan commanded the Ohio troops early in the war, and won skirmishes for the Uni

ISBN10 : 9780230106765 , ISBN13 : 0230106765

Page Number : 272