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Second Only to Grant: Quartermaster General Montgomery C. Meigs

by Miller, David W.
Publisher: White Mane Publishing Company
Issue: Spring 2001
ISBN: 1572492120

"Clothing-30,000 sack coats; 30,000 trowsers, 60,000 shirts..." so went the list of supplies quartermaster Montgomery C. Meigs delivered upon Sherman's capture of Savannah. The first since Russell F. Weigley's 1959 effort, this biography describes Meig's wartime supply of the far-flung Union armies.

review of Second Only to Grant: Quartermaster General Montgomery C. Meigs, by Miller, David W., Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2001).