This is a 14 slide, highly animated, power point presentation on the American Civil War – Lincoln’s Best Generals – William T. Sherman, Civil War Resume. Each of the slides are editable so you can modify the slides to the presentation as needed.
Sherman got off to a bad start with the press shortly following the fall of Ft. Sumter. He made some unfortunate statements overestimating enemy strength, and newspapers accused him of being insane. His transfer to serve under Ulysses Grant, turn everything around as they formed a strong bond that carried them throughout the war, both contributing to the others success.
Most famous for the “March to the Sea, Sherman played a pivotal role in many significant battles of the Civil War.
This presentation covers ONLY Sherman’s Civil War Resume which includes:
First Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Shiloh
Savannah Campaign (March to the Sea)
Battle of Bentonville
The presentation covers the following:
Battle of Bull Run
Praised by Congress
Battle of Kennesaw Mountain
Scorched Earth Policy
March to the Sea
Surrender Terms Modified
End of Presentation
This is one of several power point presentations that I offer in my store on... the American Civil War.