Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2005. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 328 pgs, index, notes, bibliography, b&w photos, charts. "A moving and detailed look at how our ancestors dealt with war deaths and how the worked their feelings into the fabric of their national personality, thereby shaping not...
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Gettysburg, PA: Thomas Publications, 2000. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 79 pgs, b&w photos. The fifth installment in former National Park Ranger Mark Nesbitt's series of collected ghost stories from the Gettsyburg battlefield and village - an area considered by many afficionados to be the most haunted in America...
New York: Charles Scribner, 1950. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 996 pgs total, b&w photos, illustrations and maps. Volume I - Douglas, Buchanan, and Party Chaos 1857-1859. Volume II - Prologue to Civil War 1859-1861. Pre Civil War history.
New York: Charles Scribner, 1959. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 1973 pgs total, b&w photos, illustrations and maps. Volume I - The Improvised War 1861-1862. Volume II - War Becomes Revolution 1862-1863. Volume III - The Organized War 1863-1864. Volume IV - The Organized War to Victory 1864-1865. Civil War history...
Tuscaloosa, AL: Confederate Publishing Co., 1957. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 122 pgs, index, bibliography. Number Five of the Confederate Centennial Studies. Engineers in 1861, engineer administration, defense of rivers and inland waters, defense of ports, confederate map supply, engineers and bridges, Vicksburg and Petersburg. Ex-library with minimal markings.
Philadelphia: Quirk Books, 2007. Paperback. 5 x 8, 320 pgs, red and blue illustrations. Features irreverent and uncensored profiles of men and women from the Union and the Confederacy--complete with hundreds of little-known and downright bizarre facts, for instance, Mary Todd Lincoln claimed to receive valuable military strategies from ghosts...
New York: Konecky & Konecky, 1993. Hardcover. Originally published in 1953. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2, 400 pgs, maps by Wilson R. Springer. The classic biogrpahy of General Phillip Sheridan and the bloody conflict in which he rose to prominence.
Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9 1/2, 318 pgs, index, bibliography. Known for his fearlessness in both the political arena and the battlefield, Frank Blair is a Missouri legend. As a member of one of the most prominent and powerful political families in...
New York: Collier, 1988. Reprint. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8, 271 pgs, bibliography, b&w historical photos. The Battle of Gettysburg drawn from the memoirs, letters and diaries of people who were there.
Philadelphia: Eastern Parks and Monuments Association, 1965. First edition. Paperback. 7 x 8 1/2, 88 pgs, b&w historical photos. Biography of Ohio born defender of the Union and a leader of the war that kept it together.
Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2011. Second edition. Paperback. 6 x 9, 126 pgs, b&w historical photos, maps. A concise history of New Mexico during the Civil War years from the Confederate invasion of 1861 to the Battles of Valverde and Glorieta to the end of the war.
Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9 1/2, 285 pgs, index, notes, bibliography, b&w historial photos. Innovative study that looks at the crucial event of the greatest battle of the Civil War through the evocative lens of "memory". Over the years soldiers...
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1978. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 468 pgs, index, notes, bibliography, b&w maps, historical photos and illustrations. The first full account of Federal combined operations during the Civil War. The early combined operations were improvised and tentative; but by the end of the war, amphibious warfare...
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1966. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 761 pgs, index, b&w photos and illustrations. A One Volume Edition. A nice edition of this classic Sandburg work on Lincoln.
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2, over 2500 pages total, index, many b&w photos, cartoons, letters and document reproductions. A classic biography of Lincoln during his years in Washington and his dealings with the Civil War.
Shreveport, LA: Parabellum Press, 2003. First, thus. Paperback. 6 x 9, 136 pgs, index, b&w historical photos, maps. A nice collection of essays which unravels the complexities of the Red River Campaign, this highly controversial, politically motivated and always fascinating operation.
Parsons, WV: Published/Printed by the author, 1997. Fourth printing. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 322 pgs, index, bibliography, notes, maps, b&w historical photos. An in-depth study of this infamous Civil War battle.
Philadelphia: Bradley & Co., 1864. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 511 pgs, b&w plates, maps. This is the second volume only, in very good condition. Cover is clean and bright with just a few minor dings on the corners. The interior is likewise with just minor foxing.
New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1988. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8, 482 pgs, section of b&w historical photos, index. Drawn entirely on primary sources, a full picture of the contradictory McClellan.
New York: Random House, 1993. Later printing. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 375 pgs, b&w illustrations. 'The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Civil War Novel', 'The best Civil War novel ever written'.
New York: Bantam Books, 1991. First, thus. Paperback. 4 x 7, 382 pgs. First published in 1888, Sheridan's memoirs frankly detail his spectacular career from his heroic charge at Chattanooga to his rallying presence at Five Forks to his brilliant slashing campaign in the Shenandoah Valley against Jubal Early.
New York: St Martin's Press, 2011. Book Club. Hardcover. 6 x 9 1/2, 295 pgs, index, notes, bibliography. Civil War history written from a culinary and gastronomical perspective, depicting the North's more effective food-production industry.
Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 1986. Third edition. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 9, 342 pgs, index, b&w historical photos and maps. Excellent account of the Battle of Gettysburg and events leading up to the battle.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1942. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 627 pgs, sources, mapped endsheets. Historial fiction set in the Civil War era.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1959. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 320 pgs, illustrated. First-hand accounts by men and women who risked their lives in the underground activities for the North and for the South. Ex-library.