Author:Alotta, Robert I


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Civil War Justice Union Army Executions Under Lincoln

By: Alotta, Robert I.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Shippensburg PA, White Mane Publishing Company: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15986

ISBN: 0942597109

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Dust jacket shows some edgewear, scuffing, only light wear to book. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.20 X 6.10 X 1.20 inches; 234 pages; Alotta analyzes every recorded military execution in the Union army during President Lincoln's administration, including a significant number not reflected in the official government report on the subject. After a general discussion of the relevant sections of the military codes and the way in which the draconian rules governing capital offenses were understood and applied--or, frequently, misunderstood an... View more info