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    David S. Stanley: Personal Memoirs of Major-General D.S. Stanley, U.S.A. (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1917). David Sloane Stanley, United States Military Academy, Class of 1852, close friend of Philip Sheridan, was severely wounded at the Battle of Franklin during the Civil War. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions there and later recounted his wartime experiences in this beautiful 6" x 9" Moroccan leather-bound volume. This 271 page book includes a pull-out map of wartime Tennessee. The gold-stamped binding is in excellent condition. There is slight foxing on edges of pages and on tops of about ten pages.

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