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02.23.20 Wilson, Edmund, Patriotic Gore: Studies in the Literature of the American Civil War, published in 1962

Notes Concerning the Author

Edmund Wilson (1895—1972) is considered one of the foremost literary critics of the United States in the 20th century.

Our Review

In this work, Wilson explores writings, fiction and nonfiction,  by  people on both sides who lived through the War between the States.  He is particularly insightful on the darker side of such Northern figures as  William T. Sherman.

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