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James M. McPherson is the George Henry Davis '86 Professor of History Emeritus at Princeton University. He has published numerous volumes on the Civil War, including Lincoln and the Second American Revolution, Drawn with the Sword: Reflections on the American Civil War, and For Cause and Comrades:
Why Men Fought in the Civil War, which won the prestigious Lincoln Prize in 1998.



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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.