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Sword and Olive Branch: Oliver Otis Howard

by Carpenter, John A.
Publisher: Fordham University Press
Issue: Fall 1999
ISBN: 0823219879

Of solid Yankee stock, Oliver Otis Howard was a brave general better remembered for his postwar activities: Freedman' Bureau commissioner; West Point superintendent; founder of two universities. A reprint of John Carpenter' 1964 biography.

review of Sword and Olive Branch: Oliver Otis Howard, by Carpenter, John A., Civil War Book Review, (Fall 1999).