Herbert Mitgang

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Herbert Mitgang is a member of the Editorial Board of the New York Times . He has written and edited a number of book on Lincoln and the Civil War, the latent being The Fiery Trial: A Life of Lincoln , published m 1974. He has also produced several documentary films on related historical topics, and he has just finished a new play entitled Affectionately, A. Lincoln .

Articles by this Contributor

April 1971

Army newspapers in World War were unofficial, informal, and more than the top brass could handle

October 1975

Would the great fighter come over for the Union? Italian freedom and lead troops Lincoln hoped so