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By Jay C. Martin

ISBN-10: 1476663394

ISBN-13: 9781476663395

Few 19th-century americans have been as adventurous as Henry Baxter. most sensible recognized for his Civil warfare exploits—from prime the seventh Michigan Volunteer Infantry around the Rappahannock River at Fredericksburg within the first sunlight amphibious attack in American historical past, to his protection of the Union line on day considered one of Gettysburg—he complete those regardless of having no prewar army education. His heroism and management propelled him from officer of volunteers to significant normal within the military of the Potomac.
a brand new York emigrant from a famous kin, Baxter used to be inquisitive about constructing Michigan’s political, enterprise and academic foundations. He excelled at firm, top a gaggle of adventurers to California through the Gold Rush, co-founding what could develop into the Republican get together and finally changing into President Grant’s diplomat to Honduras in the course of probably the most dynamic classes of primary American history.

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Few 19th-century american citizens have been as adventurous as Henry Baxter. top identified for his Civil warfare exploits—from prime the seventh Michigan Volunteer Infantry around the Rappahannock River at Fredericksburg within the first sunlight amphibious attack in American background, to his security of the Union line on day considered one of Gettysburg—he comprehensive those regardless of having no prewar army education.

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