A Life of Duty: The Autobiography of George Willcox McIver, 1858-1947

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Brigadier General George Willcox McIver's life spanned a time of unparalleled dramatic transformation in American history. A native of Davidson, North Carolina, McIver lived through the Civil War, fought in the Spanish-American War and World War I, and served in posts all across America and Europe over his illustrious forty-year military career. Jonathan Dembo has carefully edited and annotated McIver's original autobiography, published here for the first time.
ISBN: 9781596290280
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: North Carolina
Images: 32
Pages: 448
Dimensions: 6.25 (w) x 9.375 (h)
Historian Dr. Jonathan Dembo, head of the Special Collections Department at East Carolina University's J.Y. Joyner Library, has indexed and annotated McIver's epic memoir and added a wealth of contemporary photographs, maps and letters to set the contribution of this important work in context.
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