The Civil War Battlefield Guide / Edition 2

The Civil War Battlefield Guide / Edition 2

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by Frances H. Kennedy
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0395740126

ISBN-13: 9780395740125

Pub. Date: 11/28/1998

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

This new edition of the definitive guide to Civil War battlefields is really a completely new book. While the first edition covered 60 major battlefields, from Fort Sumter to Appomattox, the second covers all of the 384 designated as the "principal battlefields" in the Civil War Sites Advisory Commission Report. As in the first edition, the essays are authoritative

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This new edition of the definitive guide to Civil War battlefields is really a completely new book. While the first edition covered 60 major battlefields, from Fort Sumter to Appomattox, the second covers all of the 384 designated as the "principal battlefields" in the Civil War Sites Advisory Commission Report. As in the first edition, the essays are authoritative and concise, written by such leading historians as James M. McPherson, Stephen W. Sears, Edwin C. Bearss, James I. Robinson, Jr., and Gary W. Gallager. The second edition also features 83 new four-color maps covering the most important battles. The Civil War Battlefield Guide is an essential reference for anyone interested in the Civil War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395740125
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
501,920
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.89(d)

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The Civil War Battlefield Guide 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very good battle description and the maps are very detailed