War comes again : comparative vistas on the Civil War and World War II / edited by Gabor Boritt ; preface by David Eisenhower ; essays by Stephen E. Ambrose ... [et al.]

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Subjects: World War, 1939-1945--United States
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xvi, 288 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Toward Sumter and Pearl: Comparing the Origins of the Civil War and World War II / Robert V. Bruce 3
2. Grant and Eisenhower / Stephen E. Ambrose 31
3. Military Intelligence: Unmasking Those Fearsome Apparitions / Peter Maslowski 51
4. Battle in Two Wars: The Combat Soldier's Perspective / Gerald F. Linderman 83
5. Gendering Two Wars / D'Ann Campbell, Richard Jensen 101
6. Fighting on Two Fronts: War and the Struggle for Racial Equality in Two Centuries / Ira Berlin 125
7. War and the Constitution: Abraham Lincoln and Franklin D. Roosevelt / Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. 143
8. To Preserve a Nation: Abraham Lincoln and Franklin D. Roosevelt as Wartime Diplomatists / Howard Jones 167
9. Retelling the Tale: Wars in Common Memory / Michael C. C. Adams 197
10. The Necessity of Force: The Civil War, World War II, and the American View of War / Russell F. Weigley 225
Epilogue: Two Casualties of War / Don E. Fehrenbacher 245
Notes 249
For Further Reading: A Bibliography 267
Contributors 286
Alternate Titles: Gettysburg lectures published by Oxford University Press
Additional Authors: Boritt, G. S., 1940-
Ambrose, Stephen E
Notes: LCCN: 94036511
ISBN: 019508845X
"Gettysburg institute books on the Civil War published by Oxford University Press"--P. ii
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 31376325
ISBN/ISSN: 019508845X