Patriotic Gore: Studies in the Literature of the American Civil War
Author: Edmund Wilson
Publisher: W. W. Norton Company
Release Date: September 17, 1994
Critical/biographical portraits of such notable figures as Harriet Beecher Stowe, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Ambrose Bierce, Mary Chesnut, William Tecumseh Sherman, and Oliver Wendell Holmes prove Wilson to be the consummate witness to the most eloquently recorded era in American history.