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The Civil War: Person of the Year 1864

William Tecumseh Sherman

William Tecumseh Sherman

Richmond, Virginia
Thursday, March 20, 2014

Historian John Marszalek's nomination of William Tecumseh Sherman won Person of the Year 1864 at a recent symposium in Richmond, Virginia. He joined us LIVE on Saturday, March 22, 2014, to take viewer phone calls about Sherman's life and career, his leadership in taking the city of Atlanta in early September 1864, and his "March to the Sea" later in the year. Marszalek is the author of three books about Sherman.

Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 2:52pm (ET)

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