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People/Characters: Robert Anderson

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1861: The Civil War Awakening by Adam Goodheart
Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years [3-volume set] by Carl Sandburg
American Civil War by Winston S. ChurchillMajor
Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln by Jr. Edward Steers
Brother Against Brother: The War Begins by William C. Davis
The Civil War by Academic Industries
Civil War Wives: The Lives and Times of Angelina Grimke Weld, Varina Howell Davis, and Julia Dent Grant by Carol Berkin
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville 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. WardMajor
The Confederate Nation 1861-1865 by Emory M. ThomasMajor
Divided We Fought: A Pictorial History of the War 1861-1865 by Hirst Dillon Milhollen
First Blood: Fort Sumter to Bull Run by William C. Davis
A Gallant Little Army: The Mexico City Campaign by Timothy D. Johnson
Herndon's Life of Lincoln by William Henry Herndon
The Impending Crisis, 1848-1861 by David M. Potter
Jefferson Davis: The Man and His Hour by William C. Davis
Lincoln by David Herbert Donald
Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard
Lincoln's New Salem by Benjamin P. Thomas
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrick
Mary Chesnut's Civil War by Mary Chesnut
Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography by Jean H. Bakermentioned
North and South by John Jakes
Records of early Riverton and district by James C. Thomson
The Secret War for the Union: The Untold Story of Military Intelligence in the Civil War by Edwin C. Fishel
The Sparkling One by Susan Mallery
Stephen A. Douglas by Robert W. JohannsenMajor
Tenting Tonight: The Soldier's Life by James I. Robertson
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald
What Alice Knew: A Most Curious Tale of Henry James and Jack the Ripper by Paula Marantz Cohennot in English Common Knowledge
Why Was Lincoln Murdered? by Otto Eisenschimlas Major Anderson
With Malice Toward None by Stephen B. OatesMajor

Character description

Robert Anderson commanded Fort Sumter at the beginning of the American Civil War. He is often referred to as a Major because that was his rank at the time, but he later rose to the rank of brevet Major General.

The 19th century Scotland Yard official of the same name is listed on Librarything as Sir Robert Anderson.

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