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People/Characters: Nathaniel P. Banks

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American Civil War by Winston S. Churchill
The Beleaguered City: The Vicksburg Campaign, December 1862-July 1863 (Modern Library) by Shelby Foote
Champion Hill: Decisive Battle for Vicksburg by Timothy B. SmithGeneral
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Footeas Nathaniel Prentiss Banks
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3: Red River to Appomattox by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Wardas General Nathaniel Banks
Confederate Admiral: The Life and Wars of Franklin Buchanan by Craig L. Symondsas Nathaniel Banks
Confederate Tide Rising: Robert E. Lee and the Making of Southern Strategy, 1861-1862 by Joseph L. Harsh
A Crisis In Confederate Command: Edmund Kirby Smith, Richard Taylor, And The Army Of The Trans-Mississippi by Jeffery S. Prushankin
Decoying the Yanks: Jackson's Valley Campaign by Champ Clark
Disaster in Damp Sand by Curt Anders
Ellet's Brigade : the strangest outfit of all by Chester G. Hearn
The Final Fortress : The Campaign for Vicksburg 1862-1863 by Samuel Carter
Forward to Richmond: McClellan's Peninsular Campaign by Ronald H. Bailey
The French Quarter: An Informal History of the New Orleans Underworld by Herbert AsburyGeneral
George B. McClellan: The Young Napoleon by Stephen W. Sears
A Great Civil War: A Military and Political History, 1861-1865 by Russell F. Weigley
Jefferson Davis: The Man and His Hour by William C. Davisas Nathaniel Banks
Lee Takes Command: From Seven Days to Second Bull Run by John L. Papanek
Lincoln by David Herbert Donald
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrick
Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography by Jean H. Bakeras Nathaniel Banks
Mr. Lincoln's T-mails by Tom Wheeler
Murdering Mr. Lincoln: A New Detection of the 19th Century's Most Famous Crime by Charles HighamMajor General
Planting The Union Flag In Texas: The Campaigns of Major General Nathaniel P. Banks in the West (Red River Valley Books) by Stephen A. Dupree
Pretense of Glory: The Life of General Nathaniel P. Banks by James G. Hollandsworth
Red River Campaign: Politics and Cotton in the Civil War by Ludwell H. Johnson
Return to Bull Run: The Campaign and Battle of Second Manassas by John J. Hennessy
A River Unvexed: A History and Tour Guide to the Campaign for the Mississippi River (The Civil War Campaigns Series) by Jim Miles
Sarah Morgan: The Civil War Diary of a Southern Woman by Sarah Morgan Dawson
The Secret War for the Union: The Untold Story of Military Intelligence in the Civil War by Edwin C. Fishelas Nathaniel Prentiss Banks
Shenandoah 1862: Stonewall Jackson's Valley Campaign by Peter Cozzensas Nathaniel Banks
Stephen A. Douglas by Robert W. Johannsen
A Stillness at Appomattox by Bruce Catton
Stonewall Jackson as Military Commander by John Selby
Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief by James M. McPherson
Vicksburg Is the Key: The Struggle for the Mississippi River by William L. SheaMajor General
War on the Mississippi: Grant's Vicksburg Campaign by Jerry Korn
Why Was Lincoln Murdered? by Otto Eisenschimlas General Banks
With Malice Toward None by Stephen B. Oatesas Nathaniel Banks

Character description

Nathaniel Prentice Banks, a.k.a. Nathaniel Prentiss Banks, 25th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (2 February 1856 - 4 March 1857) and 24th Governor of Massachusetts (7 January 1858 - 3 January 1861). On 16 May 1861, Banks was chosen as a major general of volunteers by Lincoln, and remained in the army until the end of the American Civil War, although he was ceased to be in field command after the Red River Campaign. He returned to Congress in 1865 after leaving the army.

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