Lincoln's Generals' Wives
Candice Hooper talked about her book Lincoln’s Generals' Wives: Four Women Who Influenced the civil War for Better and for Worse, in which she profiles the wives of Lincoln’s generals, Ellen Sherman, Julia Grant, Jessie Fremont, and Nelly McClellan, and how their relationships' with their respective husbands and President Lincoln affected the Civil War. close
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