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    The Sharpshooters (English, Hardback) Edward G. Longacre

    Recruited as sharpshooters and clothed in distinctive uniforms with green trim, the hand-picked regiment of the Ninth New Jersey Volunteer Infantry was renowned and admired far and wide. The only New Jersey regiment to reenlist for the duration of the Civil War at the close of its initial three-year term, the Ninth saw action in forty-two battles and engagements across three states. Throughout...

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    Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman (Classic Reprint) (Paperback) Sarah H Bradford

    Excerpt from Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman ...

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    Engineering Victory (English, Hardback) Thomas F. Army

    He reveals massive logistical operations as critical in determining the war's outcome.

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    Jack Hinson's One-Man War (English, Hardback) Tom McKenney

    The true story of one man's reluctant but relentless war against the invaders of his country.A quiet, wealthy plantation owner, Jack Hinson watched the start of the Civil War with disinterest. Opposed to secession and a friend to Union and Confederate commanders alike, he did not want a war. After Union soldiers seized and murdered his sons, placing their decapitated heads on the gateposts of his...

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    A Long and Bloody Task (English, Paperback) Stephen Davis

    The acknowledged expert on all things related to the battle of Atlanta, the author of A Long and Bloody Task tells the tale of the Atlanta campaign as only a native can.

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    American Legends (English, Paperback) Charles River Editors

    *Includes pictures*Includes Griffith's own quotes about his life and career*Includes a bibliography for further reading“What I like is to play a character like me. I don't care for it too much when I have to get away from myself.” – Andy Griffith “I wanted to prove that I could play something else, but there were 249 episodes out there of 'Mayberry,' and it was aired every day. It was hard to...

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    American Civil War Fortifications: v. 3 (English, Paperback) Ron Field

    The Mississippi River played a decisive role in American Civil War. The Confederate fortifications were put to the test in the Federal campaign of 1862-63, aimed at cutting off the Rebel states of Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas and creating a blockade of this trade route. This book examines these and other sites, and the role they played in war.

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    Memories of Lincoln and the Splintering of American Political Thought (English, Hardback) Shawn J Parry-Giles, David S Kaufer

    Explores how memories of Lincoln became an important form of political rhetoric, and how divergent schools of U.S. political thought came to recruit Lincoln as their standard-bearer.

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    Two Against Lincoln (English, Hardback) William C. Harris

    Provides an account of two influential opponents of Lincoln and the Republicans during the Civil War era, Reverdy Johnson, conservative Unionist senator of Maryland, and Horatio Seymour, Democrat governor of New York during the Civil War and presidential candidate in 1868.

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    Joseph Brown and His Civil War Ironclads (English, Paperback) J. Smith Myron, Jr.

    Well known in his time though now forgotten, Joseph Brown is a quintessential representative of mid-19th Century Midwestern economic and political success. This work is the first devoted to his life and career, as well as to the construction and operational histories of his trio of controversial warships.

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    The Religious Life of Robert E. Lee (English, Paperback) R. David Cox

    The first close examination of how Robert E. Lee's faith shaped his life Robert E. Lee was many things—accomplished soldier, military engineer, college president, family man, polarizing figure. He was also a person of deep Christian conviction. In this biography of the famous Civil War general, R. David Cox examines Lee's beliefs and how they guided the key events of his life. Delving into family...

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    The Confederate Homefront (English, Paperback) Wallace Hettle

    The study of Confederate troops, generals, and politicians during the Civil War often overshadows the history of noncombatants—slave and free, male and female, rich and poor—threatening obscurity for important voices of the period. Although civilians comprised the vast majority of those affected by the conflict, even the number of civilian casualties over the course of the Civil War remains...

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    Confederate Homefront (English, Hardback) Wallace Hettle

    The study of Confederate troops, generals, and politicians during the Civil War often overshadows the history of noncombatants—slave and free, male and female, rich and poor—threatening obscurity for important voices of the period. Although civilians comprised the vast majority of those affected by the conflict, even the number of civilian casualties over the course of the Civil War remains...

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    The Dooleys of Richmond (English, Hardback) Mary Lynn Bayliss

    Presents the biography of a dynamic and philanthropic Dooley family - and Irish Catholic immigrant family who came to Virginia in the nineteenth century. The story of the Dooleys is a fascinating window on southern society and the people who shaped its grand and turbulent history.

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    North Carolina Troops 1861-1865: A Roster: Generals, Staff Officers, and Militia Volume 20 (English, Hardback) Matthew Brown

    This volume is the latest in the North Carolina Troops series, which is published by the State of North Carolina, with the aim of presenting the history of each North Carolina unit in the Civil War, and a service record for each soldier. The histories are compiled from the Official Records of the armies, and other primary and secondary sources; histories in Volumes 12-20 are footnoted. The rosters...

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    Jefferson Davis's Final Campaign (English, Hardback) Philip D. Dillard

    Jefferson Davis faced the greatest crisis of his Confederate presidency in the fall of 1864. Stunning Union victories and thinning army ranks forced Davis to decide whether independence or slavery was most important. In November, Davis called on Congress to reconsider the role of the slave in the Southern war effort.

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  • New York's Black Regiments During the Civil War (English, Paperback) William Seraile

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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    A Press Divided (English, Paperback) David B. Sachsman

    Tells the story of a divided press before and during the American Civil War, discussing the roles played by newspapers in splitting the nation, newspaper coverage of the war, and the responses by the Union and Confederate administrations to press criticism.

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