Guelzo reviews book on Sherman in Wall Street Journal

Henry R. Luce Professor of the Civil War Era Allen Guelzo reviewed " Fierce Patriot," a book on William Tecumseh Sherman, in the June 27 edition of the Wall Street Journal.

From the WSJ:

At the time of the Atlanta Summer Olympics in 1996, a comic-book history of the Civil War carried a teaser-illustration of a smirking Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman bearing the Olympic flame with the label, "Atlanta's Original Torch Bearer." That someone in a marketing department still thought a fiery image of William T. Sherman could raise a few laughs a century after his death is testimony to the oversize figure that Sherman still cuts in a nation notorious for its historical amnesia.


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