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The Grand Old Man of Maine: Selected Letters of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, 1865-1914

by Goulka, Jeremiah E., Editor and McPherson, James M., Foreword
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
Retail Price: $39.95
Issue: Spring 2005
ISBN: 0807828645

After the Civil War, Joshua Chamberlain went on to become governor of Maine and the president of Bowdoin College. Chamberlain's letters render his thoughts on postwar duties and his hindsight regarding experiences at Gettysburg and other battles.

review of The Grand Old Man of Maine: Selected Letters of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, 1865-1914, by Goulka, Jeremiah E., Editor, Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2005).