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Sickles the Incredible

A Biography of Daniel Edgar Sickles

by W. A. Swanberg

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Published by Stan Clark Military Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages433
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8677535M
    ISBN 101879664038
    ISBN 109781879664036

    Looking for books by W.A. Swanberg? See all books authored by W.A. Swanberg, including Sickles the Incredible: A Biography of Daniel Edgar Sickles, and Citizen Hearst: A Biography of William Randolph Hearst, and more on   Sickles the Incredible. Charles Scribner's Sons, Charles Scribner's Sons, Kathleen Logothetis Thompson graduated from Siena College in May with a B.A. in History and a Certificate in Revolutionary Era Studies.

    Sickles gets the full treatment in Sickles the Incredible, by W. A. Swanberg. This book shows him as a Tammany lawyer who was forever acquiring money, trouble, and notoriety in large quantities. His true character is perfectly illustrated by a sensational murder case in which he figured shortly before the war. Soft cover is in very good condition (highlighted throughout the book with red and blue, worn and bent corners, the bottom of a few pages and the text block are stained). pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Biography of Daniel Sickles - Civil War union officer. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory #

    Dan Sickles commanded III Corps, Army of the Potomac during the Battle of Gettysburg. He learned that, at about noon on 2 July, John Buford's cavalry division had been withdrawn from its position on his left flank and not replaced. This may have been a factor that led Sickles to redeploy III Corps, originally posted at the far left on Cemetery Ridge to the summit of Little Round Top, forward. Dell Publishing Company Book Editor () Society of American Historians Guggenheim Fellowship Pulitzer Prize for Biography for Luce and His Empire. Author of books: Sickles the Incredible (, biography) First Blood: The Story of Fort Sumter (, history) Jim Fisk: The Career of an Improbable Rascal (, biography)Born:


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Sickles, a Tammany prodigy, entered national politics in as a Representative. Held in wide disrepute for his amours and shady practices, Sickles nonetheless mounted rapidly, socially, influentially.

When his beautiful young wife formed an intimacy with a district attorney, Sickles shot and killed the man. Soon after his acquittal of the murder charges, Sickles resumed his marriage went on. Sickles the Incredible: A Biography of Daniel Edgar Sickles by W.

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SICKLES THE INCREDIBLE Item Preview remove-circle. 1st. Edition, 1st. PrintingPurple cloth hardcover in the dust jacket, page book. This copy is signed by the author on the first title page. 1st. Printing noted with the letter "A" on the copyright page.

Illustrated with 24 black & white illustrations. Condition: Very Good with light edge rubs and very small chips to the dust jacket. Sickles the Incredible: A Biography of General Daniel Edgar Sickles: Swanberg, W.

A.: Books - ews: 9. Swanberg, W.A. Sickles the Incredible copyright by the author and Stan Clark Military Books, Gettysburg PA p Ibid. Swanberg Sickles the Incredible p Ibid. Guelzo, Gettysburg The Last Invasion p Ibid.

Swanberg Sickles the Incredible p Ibid. Hessler Sickles at Gettysburg p Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Sickles the Incredible: A Biography of Daniel Edgar Sickles by W.

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Guelzo, Gettysburg The Last Invasion p Ibid. Swanberg Sickles the Incredible p Ibid. Hessler Sickles. Swanberg, W.A. Sickles the Incredible copyright by the author and Stan Clark Military Books, Gettysburg PA p Ibid. Swanberg Sickles the Incredible p Ibid.

Guelzo, Gettysburg The Last Invasion p Ibid. Swanberg Sickles the Incredible p Ibid. Hessler Sickles at .Sickles The Incredible. New York: Charles Scribner's Son, Illustrated. Orginal Cloth. Sm 4to, pp.

Civil War book club signed by author. The Gaudiest American of his day. Has a dust jacket, chipped on spine an edges but otherwise in good condition. A great copy. Price: $