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A world on fire : the epic history of the British in the American Civil War

Author: Amanda Foreman
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This magnificent book provides a completely fresh perspective on the first great modern conflict.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Foreman
ISBN: 9781846142048 1846142040
OCLC Number: 640084044
Notes: Subtitle varies. Version in U.S. (?): An epic history of two nations divided.
Description: xxxvii, 988 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: by Amanda Foreman.

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During the titanic struggle between North and South, both sides demanded Britain's support. British volunteers fought on both sides; British guns and bullets littered the battlefields. This book  Read more...

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