Historical Dictionary of the Civil Warby Terry L. Jones
This updated and expanded two-volume second edition of the Historical Dictionary of the Civil
- LendMe LendMe™ Learn More
The Civil War was the most traumatic event in American history, pitting Americans against one another, rending the national fabric, leaving death and devastation in its wake, and instilling an anger that has not entirely dissipated even to this day, 150 years later.
This updated and expanded two-volume second edition of the Historical Dictionary of the Civil War relates the history of this war through a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on persons, places, events, institutions, battles, and campaigns. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about the Civil War.
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
- Publication date:
- Historical Dictionaries of War, Revolution, and Civil Unrest , #2
- Sold by:
- Barnes & Noble
- NOOK Book
- File size:
- 4 MB
Meet the Author
Terry L. Jones is professor of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. He has published extensively on the American Civil War and his book Lee's Tigers was awarded the General L. Kemper Williams Prize as the year's best book on Louisiana History.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
See all customer reviews