United States Civil War
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What They Fought for 1861-1865
What They Fought for 1861-1865
Paperback      ISBN: 0385476345
An analysis of the Civil War, drawing on letters and diaries by more than one thousand soldiers, gives voice to the personal reasons behind the war, offering insight into the ideology that shaped both sides. Reprint. PW.
Carrying the Flag: The Story of Private Charles Whilden, the Confederacy's Most Unlikely Hero
Carrying the Flag
The Story of Private Charles Whilden, the Confederacy's Most Unlikely Hero
Hardcover      ISBN: 0465069568
Describes how an aging Charleston desk clerk suffering from epilepsy became an unlikely hero during the 1864 Battle of Spotsylvania during the Civil War. 40,000 first printing.
April 1865: The Month That Saved America
April 1865
The Month That Saved America
Paperback      ISBN: 0060930888
The author reveals why the last month of the American Civil War was so pivotal in preserving the Union, describing such key events as the fall of Richmond, Lee's retreat, the surrender at Appomattox, and Lincoln's assassination. Reprint.
Sherman: A Soldier's Life
Sherman
A Soldier's Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0060930748
A noted military historian provides an intriguing new portrait of the Civil War general that examines in depth his life and career, from his formative years at West Point, to his controversial campaigns during the Civil War, to his role as a postwar commander. Reprint.
The Confederate General: Adams, Daniel W. to Cobb, Howell
The Confederate General
Adams, Daniel W. to Cobb, Howell
Hardcover      ISBN: 0918678633
Gettysburg: The Paintings of Mort Kunstler
Gettysburg
The Paintings of Mort Kunstler
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 1878685791
A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and a celebrated Civil War artist combine talents to provide a stunning visual account of the landmark battle that changed the course of American history and its participants. TV tie-in. 30,000 first printing.
Forged in Battle: The Civil War Alliance of Black Soldiers and White Officers
Forged in Battle
The Civil War Alliance of Black Soldiers and White Officers
Hardcover      ISBN: 0029118158
A history of the United States Colored Troops during the American Civil War
A Journal of the American Civil War
A Journal of the American Civil War
Paperback      ISBN: 1882810112
Grant
Grant
Paperback      ISBN: 0684849275
Arguing that Grant has been underrated by historians, the author seeks to correct the record with this new assessment of the celebrated Civil War general and Reconstruction-era president.
Battle Flag
Battle Flag
Paperback      ISBN: 0060937181
The distinguished Confederate captain Nate Starbuck finds his career jeopardized by his hostile brigade commander, General Washington Faulconer, as their rivalry comes to a head at Dead Mary's Ford. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.