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Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War
Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War
by Tony Horwitz
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National Bestseller  When prize-winning war correspondent Tony Horwitz leaves the battlefields of Bosnia and the Middle East for a peaceful corner of the Blue Ridge Mountains, he thinks he's put war zones behind him. But awakened one morning by the... (read more)

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The Civil War and the Wars of the Nineteenth Century (Smithsonian History of Warfare)
The Civil War and the Wars of the Nineteenth Century (Smithsonian History of Warfare)
by Brian Holden Reid
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The Civil War was the bloodiest war in American history and a defining moment of the nineteenth century. In this concise and authoritative volume, Brian Holden Reid -- a leading expert on the subject -- reveals how industrialization and emerging methods... (read more)

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Library of America #250: The Civil War: The Final Year Told by Those Who Lived It
Library of America #250: The Civil War: The Final Year Told by Those Who Lived It
by Aaron Sheehan-dean
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This final installment of the highly acclaimed four-volume series traces events from March 1864 to June 1865. It provides an incomparable portrait of a nation at war with itself, while illuminating the military and political events that brought the Union... (read more)

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This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library)
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library)
by Drew Gilpin Faust
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More than 600,000 soldiers lost their lives in the American Civil War. An equivalent proportion of today's population would be six million. In This Republic of Suffering, Drew Gilpin Faust reveals the ways that death on such a scale changed not only... (read more)

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Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library)
Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library)
by Allen C. Guelzo
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An Economist Best Book of the Year A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers so close... (read more)

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Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
by James M. McPherson
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Filled with fresh interpretations and information, puncturing old myths and challenging new ones, Battle Cry of Freedom will unquestionably become the standard one-volume history of the Civil War. James McPherson's fast-paced narrative fully... (read more)

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This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War
This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War
by James M Mcpherson
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The author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Battle Cry of Freedom and the New York Times bestsellers Crossroads of Freedom and Tried by War, among many other award-winning books, James M. McPherson is America's preeminent Civil War historian. In this... (read more)

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From Battlefields Rising: How the Civil War Transformed American Literature
From Battlefields Rising: How the Civil War Transformed American Literature
by Randall Fuller
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This book considers the effects of the American civil war on those writers and artists who helped their young nation imagine itself. the writers and artists of the early to mid-nineteenth century. One of the war's many traumas was the pain of witnessing... (read more)

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Civil War 3 Volumes
Civil War 3 Volumes
by William C Davis
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 256) and index.... (read more)

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The Long Road to Antietam: How the Civil War Became a Revolution
The Long Road to Antietam: How the Civil War Became a Revolution
by Richard Slotkin
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In the summer of 1862, after a year of protracted fighting, Abraham Lincoln decided on a radical change of strategy—one that abandoned hope for a compromise peace and committed the nation to all-out war. The centerpiece of that new strategy was the... (read more)

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Eyewitness to the Civil War
Eyewitness to the Civil War
by Stephen G Hyslop
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At once an informed overview for general-interest readers and a superb resource for serious buffs, this extraordinary, gloriously illustrated volume is sure to become one of the fundamental books in any Civil War library. Its features include a dramatic... (read more)

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General Sterling Price and the Civil War in the West
General Sterling Price and the Civil War in the West
by Albert Castel
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Indeed, the story of General Price--as this account by Albert Castle shows--is the story, in large part, of the Confederacy's struggle in the West. The author draws a fascinating portrait of Price the man-vain, courageous, addicted to secrecy--and... (read more)

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Sherman: Soldier, Realist, American
Sherman: Soldier, Realist, American
by B H Liddell Hart
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When Liddell Hart's Sherman was first published in 1929, it received encomiums such as these: "A masterly performance . . . one of the most thorougly dignified, one of the most distinguished biographies of the year."--Henry Steele Commager... (read more)

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The Civil War: An Illustrated History
The Civil War: An Illustrated History
by Geoffrey C Ward
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"The Civil War defined us as what we are and it opened us to being what we became, good and bad things.... It was the crossroads of our being, and it was a hell of a crossroads: the suffering, the enormous tragedy of the whole thing."- Shelby... (read more)

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This Hallowed Ground: A History of the Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library)
This Hallowed Ground: A History of the Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library)
by Bruce Catton
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The Wordsworth Military Library covers the breadth of military history, including studies of individual leaders and accounts of major campaigns and great conflicts.... (read more)

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General A.P. Hill: The Story of a Confederate Warrior (Vintage Civil War Library)
General A.P. Hill: The Story of a Confederate Warrior (Vintage Civil War Library)
by James I Robertson
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A Confederate general who ranks with Lee, Jeb Stuart, and Stonewall Jackson but whose achievements have been unfairly neglected until now, finally receives his due in this invaluable biography by a noted historian of the Civil War. Drawing extensively on... (read more)

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Grant Rises in the West: The First Year, 1861-1862
Grant Rises in the West: The First Year, 1861-1862
by Kenneth Williams
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Ulysses S. Grant was a store clerk in Galena, Illinois, in April 1861 when he answered President Lincolns call to fight for the Union. In The First Year, 1861-1862, Grant begins as a colonel of Illinois volunteers and moves into prominence after... (read more)

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Photographic Views of Sherman S Campaign
Photographic Views of Sherman S Campaign
by George N Barnard
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These haunting images of battlefields and ruined mansions reflect one of the Civil War's most devastating military campaigns. Originally published in a now-rare collector's edition in 1866, this complete portfolio of works by the only... (read more)

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Ashes of Glory
Ashes of Glory
by Ernest B. Furgurson
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On the day the first shots of the Civil War were fired, a mob in Richmond clambered on top of the Capitol to raise the Confederate flag. Four years later, another flag was raised in its place while the city burned below. A thirteen-year-old girl compared... (read more)

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Battle Cry of Freedom: The Era of the Civil War
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Era of the Civil War
by James M Mcpherson
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Filled with fresh interpretations and information, puncturing old myths and challenging new ones, Battle Cry of Freedom will unquestionably become the standard one-volume history of the Civil War. James McPherson's fast-paced narrative fully integrates... (read more)

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