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THE CIVIL WAR: A MODERN WAR
     

THE CIVIL WAR: A MODERN WAR

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by R. J. MUSTO
 
The Civil War truly was the first modern war. As readers turn the pages of this book they learn of the advances in the areas of air reconnaissance, ironclad shipbuilding, submarine construction, identification tags for soldiers, newspapers, photography, advances in small arms, and the problems soldiers face with alcohol and drugs. There are also sections on Civil War

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The Civil War truly was the first modern war. As readers turn the pages of this book they learn of the advances in the areas of air reconnaissance, ironclad shipbuilding, submarine construction, identification tags for soldiers, newspapers, photography, advances in small arms, and the problems soldiers face with alcohol and drugs. There are also sections on Civil War interesting facts, National Parks relating to the Civil War, a time line, soldiers slang and terms. Many of the areas of military technology used in the Civil War were used in future wars in a more advanced form. Some of the articles originally appeared in the Battlefield Journal a Civil War Newspaper.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940012425638
Publisher:
Echoes of the Great Rebellion
Publication date:
04/24/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
39 KB

Meet the Author

R. J. Musto is the author of numerous articles on history, outdoor sports, and travel. His specialty is historic articles, which have appeared in the Civil War Historian Magazine, The Gettysburg Magazine, The Washington Times, and The History Magazine.

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THE CIVIL WAR: A MODERN WAR 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A really good book on the civil war. The author did a good job retelling the events of the civil war.