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The American Civil War / [electronic resource]. by Kingseed, Cole.;
Defining the United States as a people and a nation, the Civil War was the bloodiest war in its history. Concise topical chapters are bolstered by biographies, primary documents, maps, illustrations, and an annotated bibliography.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Nonfiction.; History.;
© 2010.,
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American Civil War : a state-by-state encyclopedia / by Tucker, Spencer,1937-editor.; Pierpaoli, Paul G.,Jr.,1962-editor.; Gale Group.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.volume 1. Alabama-New Hampshire -- volume 2. New Jersey-Wisconsin.This encyclopedia offers insight into the Civil War from a state and local perspective, showing how the American experience of the conflict varied significantly based on location.Description based on print version record.
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American Civil War : the essential reference guide / by Arnold, James R.,1952-; Wiener, Roberta.;
Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-406) and index.Abolitionism -- African Americans, Confederate Army -- African Americans, Union Army -- Antebellum decade, 1850-1860 -- Antietam, Battle of (September 17, 1862) -- Appomattox Court House and Surrender -- Artillery -- Atlanta Campaign -- Beauregard, Pierre Gustave Toutant (1818-1893) -- Blockade of the Confederacy -- Border states -- Bragg, Braxton (1817-1876) -- Buell, Don Carlos (1818-1898) -- Bull Run (Manassas), First Battle of (July 21, 1861) -- Bull Run (Manassas), Second Battle of (August 29-30, 1862) -- Burnside, Ambrose Everett (1824-1881) -- Cavalry organization and tactics -- Champion Hill, Battle of -- Chancellorsville, Battle of -- Chattanooga, Battle of -- Chickamauga, Battle of -- Civil liberties, Confederate -- Civil liberties, Union -- Congress, Confederate -- Congress, Union -- Conscription, Confederate -- Conscription, Union -- Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) -- Desertion -- Early, Jubal (1816-1894) -- Espionage -- Farragut, David Glasgow (1801-1870) -- Foreign involvement -- Forrest, Nathan Bedford (1821-1870) -- For Henry and Fort Donelson, battles of -- Fort Sumter, Battle of -- Gettysburg Champaign (June-July 1863) -- Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) -- Guerrilla warfare. "This guide offers an accessible, single-volume source on the conflict that helped define the American nation. Enhanced by historical illustrations and documents, this guide promotes a nuanced understanding of the events, personalities, and issues related to the war and its aftermath. In addition to an A-Z encyclopedia of major leaders, events, and issues, this work includes a comprehensive overview essay on the war, plus separate essays by a prominent Civil War historian on its causes and consequences."--Page 2 Cover.
© c2011., ABC-CLIO,
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American Civil War [electronic resource] : the essential reference guide / by Arnold, James R.,1952-; Wiener, Roberta.; ProQuest (Firm);
Includes bibliographical references and index.Abolitionism -- African Americans, Confederate Army -- African Americans, Union Army -- Antebellum decade, 1850-1860 -- Antietam, Battle of (September 17, 1862) -- Appomattox Court House and Surrender -- Artillery -- Atlanta Campaign -- Beauregard, Pierre Gustave Toutant (1818-1893) -- Blockade of the Confederacy -- Border states -- Bragg, Braxton (1817-1876) -- Buell, Don Carlos (1818-1898) -- Bull Run (Manassas), First Battle of (July 21, 1861) -- Bull Run (Manassas), Second Battle of (August 29-30, 1862) -- Burnside, Ambrose Everett (1824-1881) -- Cavalry organization and tactics -- Champion Hill, Battle of -- Chancellorsville, Battle of -- Chattanooga, Battle of -- Chickamauga, Battle of -- Civil liberties, Confederate -- Civil liberties, Union -- Congress, Confederate -- Congress, Union -- Conscription, Confederate -- Conscription, Union -- Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) -- Desertion -- Early, Jubal (1816-1894) -- Espionage -- Farragut, David Glasgow (1801-1870) -- Foreign involvement -- Forrest, Nathan Bedford (1821-1870) -- For Henry and Fort Donelson, battles of -- Fort Sumter, Battle of -- Gettysburg Champaign (June-July 1863) -- Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) -- Guerrilla warfare. "This guide offers an accessible, single-volume source on the conflict that helped define the American nation. Enhanced by historical illustrations and documents, this guide promotes a nuanced understanding of the events, personalities, and issues related to the war and its aftermath. In addition to an A-Z encyclopedia of major leaders, events, and issues, this work includes a comprehensive overview essay on the war, plus separate essays by a prominent Civil War historian on its causes and consequences."--Page 2 Cover.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
© 2011., ABC-CLIO,
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American Civil War [electronic resource] : the definitive encyclopedia and document collection / by Tucker, Spencer,1937-editor.; Arnold, James R.,1952-editor.; Wiener, Roberta,1952-editor.; Pierpaoli, Paul G.,Jr.,1962-editor.; Coffey, David,1960-editor.; Gale Group.;
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.vol. I. A-C -- vol. II. D-H -- vol. III. I-N -- vol. IV. O-S -- vol. V. T-Z -- vol. VI. Documents.Features comprehensive coverage of the American Civil War, including significant battles and skirmishes, important civilian and military figures, weaponry, and government relations with Native Americans. The entries also address the events that led to the conflict, the international diplomacy of the war, the rise of the Republican Party, the impact of slavery, the secession crisis, the complex challenges of the war's aftermath, and more.Description based on print version record.
© 2013., ABC-CLIO, LLC,
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The American Civil War : 365 days / by Wagner, Margaret E.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.
© 2006., Abrams in association with the Library of Congress,
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The American Civil War : a military history / by Keegan, John,1934-;
Includes bibliographical references and index.North and South divide -- Will there be a war? -- Improvised armies -- Running the war -- The military geography of the Civil War -- The life of the soldier -- Plans -- McClellan takes command -- The war in middle America -- Lee's war in the East, Grant's war in the West -- Chancellorsville and Gettysburg -- Vicksburg -- Cutting the Chattanooga-Atlanta link -- The overland campaign and the fall of Richmond -- Breaking into the South -- The battle off Cherbourg and the Civil War at sea -- Black soldiers -- The home fronts -- Walt Whitman and wounds -- Civil War generalship -- Civil War battle -- Could the South have survived? -- The end of the war.
Subjects: Military geography;
© 2010., Vintage Books,
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The American Civil War : A military history [electronic resource]. by Keegan, John.;
The greatest military historian of our time gives a peerless account of America's most bloody, wrenching, and eternally fascinating war.In this long-awaited history, John Keegan shares his original and perceptive insights into the psychology, ideology, demographics, and economics of the American Civil War. Illuminated by Keegan's knowledge of military history he provides a fascinating look at how command and the slow evolution of its strategic logic influenced the course of the war. Above all, The American Civil War gives an intriguing account of how the scope of the conflict combined with American geography to present a uniquely complex and challenging battle space. Irresistibly written and incisive in its analysis, this is an indispensable account of America's greatest conflict.From the Trade Paperback edition.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Military geography; Nonfiction.; History.;
© 2009.,
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Women in the American Civil War [electronic resource] / by Frank, Lisa Tendrich,editor.; Gale (Firm);
Includes bibliographical references and index.v. 1. A-G -- v. 2. H-Z.Covers the role of women in the Civil War, from battlefield to home front.
Subjects: Women; Women;
© c2008., ABC-CLIO,
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Photography and the American Civil War / by Rosenheim, Jeff,author.; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.); Gibbes Museum of Art (Charleston, S.C.); New Orleans Museum of Art.;
Includes bibliographical references (pages 250-251) and index.If the "War Between the States" was the test of the young republic's commitment to its founding precepts, it was also a watershed in photographic history, as the camera recorded the epic, heartbreaking narrative from beginning to end-- providing those on the home front, for the first time, with immediate visual access to the horrors of the battlefield.Shadows of ourselves -- The dead of Antietam -- Photography before the war -- Lincoln and the 1860 presidential election -- Secession and Fort Sumter -- Early war portraits -- Missing the picture, Bull Run, 1861-62 -- Gardner and his photographic sketch book -- Ambrotypes and tintypes -- Cartes de visite and other paper prints -- Collecting the wounded -- Barnard and his views of Sherman's campaign -- War's end and Lincoln's assassination -- The slow recovery.
Subjects: War photography;
© [2013], Metropolitan Museum of Art,
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