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Re: Digest Number 754

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  • melchizedek22
    I belong to Cump&Co,a Sherman Newsletter group they hate Citizen Sherman more than any other book I like some of it,but it is full of wild assumptions
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      I belong to Cump&Co,a Sherman Newsletter group
      they hate Citizen Sherman more than any other book
      I like some of it,but it is full of wild assumptions
      especially about his marriage to Ellen Ewing Sherman
      The Baron



      - In civilwarwest@y..., "Robert\(Bob\) Taubman" <rtaubman@r...> wrote:
      > That one's on the shelf in front of me along with Fellman's, Citizen Sherman. I
      > will get to it though.
      >
      > Thank you for the suggestion.
      >
      > Bob
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "melchizedek22" <richthofen@b...>
      > To: <civilwarwest@y...>
      > Sent: Tuesday, April 02, 2002 2:11 PM
      > Subject: [civilwarwest] Re: Digest Number 754
      >
      >
      > | Bob ,Maybe you should read Dr John Marzelek's book
      > | he's somewhere between Lewis and Albert The Baron
      > |
      > |
      > | - In civilwarwest@y..., "Robert\(Bob\) Taubman" <rtaubman@r...> wrote:
      > | > Thank you for your comments. I was wondering because the book seems to get
      > good
      > | > reviews concerning the campaign generally (no pun intended). I wasn't much
      > of a
      > | > Sherman fan myself but I've been trying to read more about him to perhaps
      > soften
      > | > my opinion. I did enjoy Sherman, Fighting Prophet by Lloyd Lewis but then
      > there
      > | > would be those who found him to be too much of a Sherman fan. My next
      > | > challenge will be to try and be objective reading Perryville by Noe who is
      > | > critical of Thomas. Shame, shame, shame!! ;-)
      > | >
      > | > Bob Taubman
      > | >
      > | > ----- Original Message -----
      > | > From: "melchizedek22" <richthofen@b...>
      > | > To: <civilwarwest@y...>
      > | > Sent: Monday, April 01, 2002 3:44 PM
      > | > Subject: [civilwarwest] Re: Digest Number 754
      > | >
      > | >
      > | > | Bob I read the whole book,what I didn't like,was right from the get go,he
      > | > pretty much said,this would be a Sherman bashing book,and the whole
      > | > | book is written in a negative attitude,even toward Alberts hero Thomas
      > | > | But then with all the negative about Sherman he ends with
      > | > | "Still Sherman did take Atlanta,and in so doing,to quote from a
      > | > | letter of congratulation sent from Grant,'accomplished the most gigantic
      > | > undertaking given any general in the war."
      > | > | This in itself gave and always will give,Sherman a distinguished place in
      > the
      > | > history of the Civil War and of his nation".
      > | > |
      > | > | It seems he figured the only way to sell books is write a bash book
      > | > | No one in my CWRT cared much for it either,they were selling them
      > | > | dirt cheap. The Baron
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      > | > | - In civilwarwest@y..., "Robert\(Bob\) Taubman" <rtaubman@r...> wrote:
      > | > | > ----- Original Message -----
      > | > | > From: "Michael Mason" <richthofen@b...>
      > | > | > To: <civilwarwest@y...>
      > | > | > Sent: Sunday, March 31, 2002 2:49 PM
      > | > | > Subject: Re: [civilwarwest] Digest Number 754
      > | > | >
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      > | > | > | I find Albert Castel's book very useful ,when ever I run short of
      > T-paper
      > | > it
      > | > | > comes in handy! The Baron
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      > | > | >
      > | > | > Why would that be? What was it you found displeasing or in error?
      > Just
      > | > how
      > | > | > much of the book have you read?
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