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  • The 36th Infantry United States Colored Troops in the Civil Warby James K. Bryant

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 45.00

    During the Civil War, African American war correspondent Thomas Morris Chester was so inspired by the men of the 36th United States Colored Troops that he declared the group to be "a model regiment." Composed primarily of former slaves recruited from Union-occupied areas of eastern North Carolina and southeastern Virginia, the 36th USCT participated... more...

  • The 124th New York State Volunteers in the Civil Warby Charles J. LaRocca

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 45.00

    The 124th New York State Volunteers were one of the great fighting regiments of the Civil War. The author has used letters, diary entries, and remembrances, much of it previously unpublished, to offer the reader a view of the war as the men in the ranks saw it. At Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, the Wilderness, Spotsylvania Court House, Petersburg, and... more...

  • Confederate Arkansasby Michael B. Dougan

    University of Alabama Press 2010; US$ 24.95

    This book fills a long standing gap in state histories dealing with the period of the Civil War in the western frontier that was Arkansas. Based on newspaper articles, legal documents, letters, diaries, reminiscences, songs, and official military reports, Dougan?s account provides a full picture of the political situation just prior to the war, and... more...

  • Colonel Edward E. Cross, New Hampshire Fighting Fifthby Robert Grandchamp

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 39.95

    Edward Ephraim Cross (1832-1863) accomplished more in his short lifetime years than most men who live to be 100. By the eve of the Civil War, he had traveled from Cincinnati to Arizona working as a political reporter, travel writer, editor, trail hand, silver mine supervisor, and Indian fighter. In the summer of 1861, he became colonel of the Fighting... more...

  • Confederate Incognitoby Murdoch John McSween; E.B. Munson

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00

    Preferring anonymity, Murdoch John McSween wrote over 80 letters under the pseudonym "Long Grabs" to the Fayetteville Observer (North Carolina), serving as their unofficial war correspondent. For the first two full years of the war, 1862-1863, he was a sometimes drill master at Camp Mangum, in Raleigh, and a wanderer among the regiments in... more...

  • The Indiana Jackass Regiment in the Civil Warby Phillip E. Faller

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00

    This book contains never before published information, including artillery firing tables, for an Indiana infantry regiment converted to heavy artillery. It concentrates upon these Hoosiers' three-and-a-half years of duty in the Trans-Mississippi Theater and Gulf states during the Civil War, often as a separate command. They acted as infantry, cavalry... more...

  • Greyhound Commanderby Richard Lowe

    LSU Press 2013; US$ 19.95

    While a political refugee in London, former Confederate general John G. Walker wrote a history of the Civil War west of the Mississippi River. Walker's account, composed shortly after the war and unpublished until now, remains one of only two memoirs by high-ranking Confederate officials who fought in the Trans-Mississippi theater. Edited and expertly... more...

  • Ballplayers in the Great Warby Jim Leeke; Gary Mitchem; Mark Durr

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 33.00

    This volume presents carefully selected, and annotated, articles about major-leaguers serving at home and overseas in the U.S. armed forces during World War I. Some continued to play ball in the military. Others fought the Germans in the trenches, in the air and at sea. Several lost their lives in combat or to disease. A few became heroes. From future... more...

  • The Sketchbook Warby Richard Knott

    The History Press 2013; US$ 29.17

    <div>The Sketchbook War is not a book about art but the story of war artists. How men who had previously made a comfortable living painting in studios were transformed by military uniforms and experiences that were to shape the rest of their lives and the way in which we view war today. Following eight artists who formed a close bond... more...

  • Oh, What a Loansome Time I Hadby Emily Moxley; William Morel Moxley; Thomas William Cutrer; Harvey H. Jackson; William H. Stewart; H. Bailey Thomson; Anne Permaloff; Bradley Moody; Robert Martin Schaefer; Joe A Sumners; G. Alan Tarr; Howard P. Walthall; James W. Jr. Williams

    University of Alabama Press 2013; US$ 24.95

    Most surviving correspondence of the Civil War period was written by members of a literate, elite class; few collections exist in which the woman's letters to her soldier husband have been preserved. Here, in the exchange between William and Emily Moxley, a working-class farm couple from Coffee County, Alabama, we see vividly an often-neglected aspect... more...