Lamson of the Gettysburg: The Civil War Letters of Lieutenant Roswell H. Lamson, U.S. Navy
McPherson, James M; McPherson, Patrica R.

New York: Oxford University Press, USA, 1997. First edition First ediiton. Hardcover. 240 pp. with index. Illustrated. Collected Civil War letters of Union naval officer Roswell Lamson, one of the youngest and boldest offiers in the U.S. Navy at the time. A graduate of Annapolis (he took his final exam while at sea during the war), he saw much action and his letters have "richness of description, scope of coverage (and keenness of perception and analysis." Fine in fine dust jacket. fine Hardcover 9780195116984 (Item ID: E10610)


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