Custer: From Boy General To The Little Bighorn
- American History, Biographies & Memoirs, Civil War
Due to the future release date, an order which includes this title will not ship until September 30, 2020.
Another side of Custer
George Custer grew up in an expanding young country and his early influences mirrored the times. Two aspects of this era dominate most works about him: the Civil War and the war with the Indians. When mentioned, if at all, his early life and years as a cadet at West Point are brief. This is the first Custer biography to focus on these lesser-known parts of his life in great detail.
Enlightening and comprehensive, this book is informed by all of Custer’s known writings: letters; magazine articles; his book, My Life on the Plains; and his unfinished memoirs of the Civil War; along with books by his wife, Elizabeth Custer; and reflections of others who knew him well. Custer draws together these elements in a succinct and accessible read.
Additional Book Details
|Release Date:||September 30, 2020|