William Tecumseh Sherman (February 8, 1820 - February 14, 1891) was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861-65), for which he received recognition for his outstanding command of military strategy as well as criticism for the harshness of the "e;scorched earth"e; policies that he implemented in conducting total war against the Confederate States. (courtesy of wikipedia.com)Contents:Preface To The Second Edition. Chapter I. - From 1820 To The Mexican War. Chapter II. - Early Recollections Of California. Chapter III. - Early Recollections Of California-(Continued). Chapter IV. - Missouri, Louisiana, And CaliforniaChapter V. - CaliforniaChapter VI. - California, New York, And Kansas. Chapter VII. - LouisianaChapter VIII. - MissouriChapter IX. - From The Battle Of Bull Run To Paducah Kentucky And MissouriChapter X. - Battle Of Shiloh. Chapter XI. - Shiloh To Memphis. Chapter XII. - Memphis To Arkansas Post. Chapter XIII. - Vicksburg. Chapter XIV. - Chattanooga And Knoxville. Chapter XV. - Meridian Campaign. Appendix To Volume I. - Chickasaw Bayou. Arkansas Post. Meridian Campaign. Chapter XVI. - Atlanta Campaign-Nashville And Chattanooga To Benebaw. Chapter XVII. - Atlanta Campaign-Battles About Kenesaw Mountain. June, 1864. Chapter XVIII. - Atlanta Campaign-Battles About AtlantaChapter XIX. - Capture Of Atlanta. Chapter XX. - Atlanta And After-Pursuit Of Hood. Chapter XXI. - The March To The Sea From Atlanta To Savannah. Chapter XXII. - Savannah And Pocotaligo. Chapter XXIII. - Campaign Of The Carolinas. Recapitulation-Campaign Of The Carolinas. Chapter XXIV. - End Of The War--From Goldsboro' To Raleigh And Washington. Chapter XXV. - Conclusion--Military Lessons Of The War. Chapter XXVI. - After The WarIndian Peace Commission.