Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social, and Military History (5 Volumes) by James M. McPherson, Jeanne T. Heidler | | 9781576070666 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social, and Military History (5 Volumes)

Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social, and Military History (5 Volumes)

by James M. McPherson, Jeanne T. Heidler
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576070662

ISBN-13: 9781576070666

Pub. Date: 12/07/2000

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

The Encyclopedia of the American Civil War is the most comprehensive reference set ever compiled on this pivotal confrontation. Its five oversized volumes, rich with illustrations, maps, and primary source documents, offer more than 1,600 authoritative entries that chart the war's strategic aims, analyze diplomatic and political maneuvering, describe key

Overview

The Encyclopedia of the American Civil War is the most comprehensive reference set ever compiled on this pivotal confrontation. Its five oversized volumes, rich with illustrations, maps, and primary source documents, offer more than 1,600 authoritative entries that chart the war's strategic aims, analyze diplomatic and political maneuvering, describe key military actions, sketch important participants, assess developments in military science, and discuss the social and financial impact of the conflict.

Written by scholars, the essays are both authoritative and easily accessible to history buffs, students, and general readers. Brief entry bibliographies lead curious readers to the most reliable sources for further information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576070666
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/07/2000
Pages:
2733
Product dimensions:
9.52(w) x 12.32(h) x 9.06(d)
Age Range:
14 - 12 Years

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