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The American Civil War : a handbook of literature and research

Author: Steven E Woodworth
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The single most important volume for anyone interested in the Civil War to own and consult. (From the foreword by James M. McPherson) The first guide to Civil War literature to appear in nearly 30 years, this book provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and informative survey and analysis of the vast body of Civil War literature. More than 40 essays, each by a specialist in a particular subfield of Civil War  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Bibliography
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History
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
American Civil War.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
(DLC) 95053132
(OCoLC)33971029
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven E Woodworth
ISBN: 0313008302 9780313008306
OCLC Number: 51916417
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 754 pages)
Contents: Foreword; Preface; Introduction; Part I: General Secondary Sources; Part II: General Primary Sources; Part III: Illustrative Materials; Part IV: Causation --
Events Leading to the War; Part V: International Relations; Part VI: Leaders; Part VII: Strategy and Tactics: Operations, Campaigns, and Battles; Part VIII: Conduct of the War; Part IX: The Home Front; Part X: Reconstruction and Beyond; Part XI: Popular Media; Appendix: Publishers and Dealers of Civil War Literature; Index; About the Editor and Contributors.
Responsibility: Steven E. Woodworth, editor ; foreword by James M. McPherson.

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The single most important volume for anyone interested in the Civil War to own and consult. (From the foreword by James M. McPherson) The first guide to Civil War literature to appear in nearly 30 years, this book provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and informative survey and analysis of the vast body of Civil War literature. More than 40 essays, each by a specialist in a particular subfield of Civil War history, offer unmatched thoroughness and discerning assessments of each work's value. The essays cover every aspect of the war from strategy, tactics, and battles to logistics, intel.

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