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Letters Written by James Newton Martin while serving with the Confederate Army

By: James Newton Martin

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: 014830

Condition: Very Good


Copies of 10 letters written between January 12, 1862 and August 3, 1864, by James "Newt" Martin (1832-1889) to his parents and sister. The letters describe camp life and various events that occurred during the Civil War. Newt Martin was an officer in Kershaw's brigade, and later gained prominence as a textile mill owner, civic leader, and bank president in Newberry, SC. The letters are copied in purple ink with a handwritten title page. Spiral bound with heavy cardstock boards. Interior may have minor foxing/toning. Boards may be lightly worn/soiled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Shaping of a Battle: Gettsburg (First Edition)

By: James Stuart Montgomery

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and New York, Chilton Company: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023574

Condition: Very Good -


Two toned cloth, binding age-toned, spine darkened, includes all three maps of the battlefield, no writing in the book, xxxi, 259pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Gleam of Bayonets: The Battle of Antietam and the Maryland Campaign of 1862

By: James V. Murfin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thomas Yoseloff c. 1965) 1970, Cranbury NJ: 1970-01-01

Seller ID: 024625

ISBN: 049806252X

Condition: Very Good +


Very good + hardcover (darkened top edge) in very good + dust jacket, which has been placed in a glossy Mylar sleeve. Dust jackets shows moderate shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government: Abridged for the Modern Reader

By: Jefferson Davis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gloucester, MA, Peter Smith: 1971

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 024733

Condition: Very Good


Sand cloth with black lettering, no writing in the book, dedication page has a half inch (crumpled) tear, 573pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government (2 volumes) From the Library of Morton H. Smith

By: Jefferson Davis

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Co: 1881

Seller ID: 040474

Condition: Very Good -


This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith. Burgundy cloth. Ex-library. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrations with tissue guards. Volume 1 external hinges tapes. Folding maps. xxi, 707; xvii, 808pp., index, with ads. Due to this set's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Mode... View more info

Fifth & Seventh Battalions NC Cavalry & the Sixth NC Cavalry (Confederate Regimental History Series)

By: Jeffrey C. Weaver

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, H. E. Howard Inc.: 1995

Edition: Limited First Edition

Seller ID: 010988

ISBN: 1561900834

Condition: Very Good +


Publisher's cloth. Light soiling to covers. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Previous owner's blind-stamp on title page. 178pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Thurmond's Partisan Rangers & Swann's Battalion of Virginia Cavalry (Virginia Regimental Histories Series) SIGNED FIRST EDITION

By: Jeffrey C. Weaver

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, H.E. Howard Inc.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024063

ISBN: 1561900559

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth with gold lettering and design, no writing in the book, illustrated, #921 of 1,000 signed limited edition, 159pp., nice copy, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Civil War in Cabell County West Virginia, 1861-1865 (First Edition)

By: Joe Geiger Jr.

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Charleston, WV, Pictorial Histories Publishing Co.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025880

ISBN: 0929521587

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, profusely illustrated, color illustrated cover, x, 148pp., index. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Letters From A North Carolina Unionist: John A. Hedrick to Benjamin S. Hedrick 1862-1865 (First Edition)

By: John A. Hedrick; Judkin Browning [Editor]; Michael Thomas Smith [Editor];

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, North Carolina Dept. Of Cultural Resources,: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022541

ISBN: 0865262950

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth with silver lettering, xxviii, 287pp., index, nice copy, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

First Annual Convention United Confederate Veterans Chattanooga, Tenn. July 3-5, 1890 (Reprint)

By: John B. Gordon

Price: $25.00

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 022732

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet, illustrated covers, 36pp., no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Surry of Eagle's-Nest or The Memoirs of a Staff-Officer serving in Virginia

By: John Esten Cooke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. W. Dillingham Co: 1894

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 024503

Condition: Very Good


Light blue illustrated cloth, front hinge starting, rear hinge split, end-papers missing, previous owner's name written on half-title page, there is no other writing in the book, 484pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Last Capital: Danville, Virginia, and the Final Days of the Confederacy

By: John H. Brubaker III

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Danville, VA, Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History: 1996

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 033126

ISBN: 0965163504

Condition: Near Fine


The book focuses on the dusty tobacco town of Danville, VA which was transformed into a busy military center, where Jefferson David delivered his last proclamation to the people of the Confederacy. Sand cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover. iii, 76pp., index. Illustrated. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Echoes of Mercy - Whispers of Love: Diaries of John Hemphill Simpson, 1861, 1862, 1863 and 1865, War Between the States

By: John Hemphill Simpson; Transcribed-Mary Law McCormick; Editor-J. Michael Miller

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Greenville, SC, Associate Reformed Presbyterian Foundation, Inc.: 2001

Seller ID: 014371

ISBN: 0914927329

Condition: Near Fine


2 pages have creased corner/underlining. Else like new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

War on the Rapidan (Signed First Edition)

By: John Mark Joseph

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Orange, VA, Moss Publications: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024069

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, profusely illustrated, author's signature on title page, #159 Limited Edition, 75pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Our Living and Our Dead: The Soldier's History of the War (First Edition)

By: John Parris

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., S. D. Pool: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035256

Condition: Good


This is Volume II, No. 3, May, 1875 issue of Our Living and Our Dead (pp 259-388). title is: Historical Department: The Soldier's History of the War; containing a Narrative of Events, Campaigns, and Battles, which occurred in connection with the Bloody War, which took place in the United States in 1861, by Rev. John Parris, Late Chaplain 54th Regiment, N. C. Troops. Paperback. Original paper wraps. Rear cover and half of spine gone. Sewn booklet. Dampstained. Foxing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Civil War: The Definitive Reference Including a Chronology of Events, and Encyclopedia, and the memoirs of Grant and Lee

By: John S. Bowman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: JG Press: 2006

Seller ID: 022535

Condition: Very Good


Very Good hardcover in a VG+ dust jacket showing light shelf wear on the DJ edges. This book would make a great gift. Former owner has placed a name sticker on the first free end page, the names have been scratched out. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lincoln Takes Command

By: John Shipley Tilley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bill Coats Limited: 1991

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 022678

ISBN: 0931709121

Condition: Fine


Paperback, xxxvii, 334pp., index, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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War Comes to Broad River (Signed)

By: Jones, Ron

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mustang, OK, Tate: 2005

Edition: Reprint Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 022820

ISBN: 1933290595

Condition: Fine


Paperback, author's inscription on title page, 339pp., no other writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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These Men Wore Grey Volume III: Stephens County, Georgia: Genealogical Military and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers (Signed First Edition)

By: Karen Ann Thompson Ledford

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026262

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, signed by the author on the title page, there is no other writing in the book, xxiv, 206pp., index. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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These Men Wore Grey Volume I: Franklin Co., Georgia: Genealogical Military and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers (Signed First Edition)

By: Karen Ann Thompson Ledford

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026260

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, signed by the author on the title page, there is no other writing in the book, xx, 217pp., index. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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These Men Wore Grey Volume IV: Rabun County, Georgia: Genealogical Military and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers (Signed First Edition)

By: Karen Ann Thompson Ledford

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026263

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, signed by the author on the title page, there is no other writing in the book, xxii, 204pp., index. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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These Men Wore Grey Volume V: White County, Georgia: Genealogical Military and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers (Signed First Edition)

By: Karen Ann Thompson Ledford

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026264

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, signed by the author on the title page, there is no other writing in the book, xxii, 201pp., index. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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These Men Wore Grey Volume VI: Banks County, Georgia: Genealogical Military and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers (Signed First Edition)

By: Karen Ann Thompson Ledford

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026265

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, signed by the author on the title page, there is no other writing in the book, xxii, 258pp., index. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Seven Gray Brothers of the Confederate Cavalry, 1861-1865 (Signed First Edition)

By: Katherine Gray King

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Carl R. King: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 025740

ISBN: 096107860X

Condition: Very Good -


Red cloth with gold lettering and design, illustrated, author's gift inscription on front free end-paper. Two pen-tip sized gouges on rear board, tail of spine and one corner heavily worn, 116pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Worthy of Record: The Civil War and Reconstruction Diaries of Columbus Lafayette Turner (First Edition)

By: Kenrick N. Simpson; Kenrick N. Simpson [Editor]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: North Carolina Office of Archives and History: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025056

ISBN: 0865263353

Condition: Fine


Charcoal cloth, silver lettering, no writing in the book, nice copy, xxxii, 228pp., index, #441 of 750 limited edition copies, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Worthy of Record: The Civil War and Reconstruction Diaries of Columbus Lafayette Turner (Limited Edition)

By: Kenrick N. Simpson; Kenrick N. Simpson [Editor]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, North Carolina Office of Archives and History: 2008

Edition: Limited Edition)

Seller ID: 025396

ISBN: 0865263353

Condition: Fine


Charcoal cloth with silver lettering, illustrated, #442 of 750 limited edition copies. A nice copy, xxxii, 228pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Woman's Work in the Civil War: A Record of Heroism, Patriotism and Patience (First Edition)

By: L. P. Crockett and Mary C. Vaughan

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Zeigler, McCurdy & Co: 1867

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040235

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Rebound in cloth retaining original leather spine label. 16 Steel Engravings. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrations with tissue guards. 799pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Great War of Destruction

By: Levan, Russell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pentland Press (NC): 1999-01-01

Seller ID: 024222

ISBN: 1571971149

Condition: Fine


Glossy black boards in pictorial dust jacket, which has been placed in a glossy Mylar sleeve. Fine hardcover in a fine dust jacket. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The South Carolina Civil War of 1775 (South Carolina history illustrated pamphlet series ; no. 1) First Edition

By: Lewis Pinckney Jones

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lexington, SC, The Sandlapper Store Inc: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041621

ISBN: 0878440275

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Paperback. Illustrated. ix, 86pp. Previous owner's name written on front free end paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Liddell's Record

By: Liddell, St. John Richardson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dayton, OH, Morningside House: 1985

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 022738

ISBN: 0890293147

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth, gold lettering, 218pp., index, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Bedford Forrest and His Critter Company

By: Lytle, Andrew Nelson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seminole, FL, Green Key Press: 1984

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 034891

ISBN: 0910783012

Condition: Very Good


The author makes the point that the War Between the States was, in reality, the first World War due to its world-wide impact and ramifications. Silver cloth with blue and gold spine label. Previous owner's return address label inside front cover. Illustrated. Frontispiece. Text clean. ix, 402pp., index. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Full Many a Name: The Story of Sam Davis, Scout and Spy, C. S. A.

By: Mabel Goode Frantz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Jackson, TN, McCowat-Mercer: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022847

Condition: Good


Sand cloth with gold lettering, boards a bit stained, ex-library marks internal and external, illustrated end-papers, frontispiece, 143pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Carolinian Goes to War: Civil War Narrative of Arthur Middleton Manigault

By: Manigault, Arthur Middleton; Tower, R.Lockwood [Editor]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 1989-01-31

Seller ID: 022779

ISBN: 0872494225

Condition: Near Fine


Gray cloth backed boards (hardcover) in pictorial dust jacket. Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. Very light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

When the Tide Turned in the Civil War

By: Martha Nicholson McKay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, The Hollenbeck Press: 1929

Seller ID: 038031

Condition: Near Fine


Navy cloth. Mylar cover. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Frontispiece. 66pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

My Dearest Friend: The Civil War Correspondence of Cornelia McGimsey and Lewis Warlick (First Edition)

By: McGimsey, Cornelia; Lawing, Carolyn; Warlick, Lewis; Lawing, Mike

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Durham, NC, Carolina Academic Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022825

ISBN: 0890898324

Condition: Fine


Paperback, as new condition, author's inscription on half title page, illustrated, xiii, 224pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

What They Fought For 1861-1865 (Walter Lynwood Fleming Lectures in Southern History)

By: McPherson, James M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge and London, Louisiana State Univ Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 037022

ISBN: 0807119040

Condition: New


Pulitzer Prize-winning author James McPherson (Battle Cry of Freedom) draws on the letters or diaries of nearly 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers in investigating what motivated those who fought the Civil War. The result is both an impressive scholarly tour de force and a highly accessible account of the sentiments of both sides of the conflict. New copy. Half leather with gold spine lettering. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Mylar cover. xv, 88pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Gettysburg: The Paintings of Mort Kunstler

By: McPherson, James; K√ľnstler, Mort

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Turner Publishing, Inc.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018247

ISBN: 1558536175

Condition: Fine


Clean and unmarked. Nice, crisp dust jacket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life and Adventures, Songs, Servies, and Speeches of Private Miles O'Reilly (First Edition)

By: Miles O'Reilly

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Carleton: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035890

Condition: Very Good


With comic illustrations by Mullen. From the authentic records of the New York Herald. Green cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Illustrated. x, 11-237pp., with publisher's advertisements. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Southern Poems of the War

By: Miss Emily V. Mason

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, John Murphy & Co.: 1869

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 026517

Condition: Good


Royal decorated cloth with gold lettering and gilt. Moving inscription on front end paper by former imprisoned Civil War soldier. Frontispiece. Bookseller's ticket inside front cover. Dampstained rear board. 524pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Chronological Tracking of the American Civil War Per the Official Records of the War of the Rebellion

By: Mosocco, Ronald A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: James River Pubns: 1994-11-01

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 022534

ISBN: 096416759X

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memorandum relative to the General Officers in the Armies of the United States during the Civil War 1861-1865

By: Mr. Culberson

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 038009

Condition: Near Fine


Compiled from Official Records. 1906. Published February 11, 1908. The Military Secretary's Office War Department. 60th Congress, 1st Session. Document No. 245. Stapled pamphlet. Removed. 73pp., index. All page edges marbled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memorandum relative to the General Officers in the Armies of the United States during the Civil War 1861-1865

By: Mr. Culberson

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 038010

Condition: Near Fine


Compiled from Official Records. 1906. Published February 11, 1908. The Military Secretary's Office War Department. 60th Congress, 1st Session. Document No. 245. Stapled pamphlet. Removed. 73pp., index. All page edges marbled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memorandum relative to the General Officers Appointed by the President in the Armies of the Confederate States 1861-1865

By: Mr. Culberson

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1908

Seller ID: 038008

Condition: Near Fine


Compiled from Official Records. 1905. Published February 11, 1908. The Military Secretary's Office War Department. 60th Congress, 1st Session. Document No. 244. Stapled pamphlet. Removed. 41pp., index. All page edges marbled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memorandum relative to the General Officers Appointed by the President in the Armies of the Confederate States 1861-1865

By: Mr. Culberson

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1908

Seller ID: 038007

Condition: Near Fine


Compiled from Official Records. 1905. Published February 11, 1908. The Military Secretary's Office War Department. 60th Congress, 1st Session. Document No. 244. Stapled pamphlet. Removed. 41pp., index. All page edges marbled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memorandum relative to the General Officers in the Armies of the United States during the Civil War 1861-1865

By: Mr. Culberson

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 038011

Condition: Near Fine


Compiled from Official Records. 1906. Published February 11, 1908. The Military Secretary's Office War Department. 60th Congress, 1st Session. Document No. 245. Stapled pamphlet. Removed. 73pp., index. All page edges marbled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Another Jezebel (Signed First Edition)

By: Nell S. Graydon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, The R. L. Bryan Company: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 060524

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Nell S. Graydon on front free end paper. No other writing or markings in the book. Clean, bright text pages. Light foxing to endsheets and book edges. Dust jacket shows minimal edgewear/fading and now looks sharp protected by clear mylar. A nice, tight copy. 219pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Redemption: The Last Battle of the Civil War

By: Nicholas Lemann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058224

ISBN: 0374248559

Condition: Like New


Solid copy. 257pp, including index. Cover is cloth covered board with black printing on spine. Dust Jacket has raised printing with an illustration. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Civil War Treasury 1860 1862

By: Nofi, Alfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bdd Promotional Book Co: 1990-08-01

Seller ID: 022537

ISBN: 0792452127

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. Very light shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Papers of the Blue and Gray Education Society Number 2: A Study in Warfighting: Nathan Bedford Forrest and the Battle of Brice's Crossroads: A Scholarly Monograph (Signed First Edition)

By: Parker Hills

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Danville, VA, BGES: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 021809

Condition: Fine


Booklet, 64pp., illustrated, author's gift inscription inside front cover, there is no other writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Shipwreck of Their Hopes: The Battles for Chattanooga (Civil War Trilogy)

By: Peter Cozzens; Keith Rocco [Illustrator]

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Urbana and Chicago, University of Illinois Press: 1994

Edition: 252

Seller ID: 036832

ISBN: 0252019229

Condition: Fine


Civil War enthusiasts will welcome this concluding volume of Peter Cozzens's highly praised trilogy on the Civil War in the West. The battles around Chattanooga in the late fall of 1863 were among the most decisive of the Civil War, opening the Deep South to the Union and setting the stage for the Atlanta campaign and the March to the Sea. After Chattanooga, the principal Confederate army in the West fought without spirit or hope of victory. Cozzens's comprehensive account details movements of individual regiments, even as it reveals the larger impact of the campaign on the outcome of the war.... View more info