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Benjamin Franklin Butler The Damnedest Yankee - NOLAN, Dick

Presidio Press, 1991, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Fine - In fine DJ. Very minor wear to edges of DJ.

No general in American history has been more libeled and vilified than Benjamin Franklin Butler. In the copius Civil War literature, Butler is routinely slighted or slandered. Wartime lies and political smears have persisted for more than a century. But judged on the ample record, the man the South called the 'Beast' was in truth one of the greats of his time - and one of the most compassionate.

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