Maryland in the Civil War: A House Divided

Maryland in the Civil War: A House Divided

by Robert I. Cottom, Mary Ellen Hayward


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With rare archival illustrations, including over 150 prints and photographs, many in full color, the authors provide dramatic vignettes that capture the agony of this slave-holding state divided between North and South.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780938420514
Publisher: The Maryland Historical Society
Publication date: 01/01/1995
Series: Maryland Historical Society Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Mary Ellen Hayward is an architectural historian and museum consultant who has worked on a number of projects sponsored by the Maryland Historical Trust and the Maryland Humanities Council. She is coauthor of The Baltimore Rowhouse and coeditor of The Architecture of Baltimore: An Illustrated History, also published by Johns Hopkins.

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Maryland in the Civil War: A House Divided 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
juglicerr on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
This is a very lavishly illustrated book. The one problem is that some of the pictures, especially those with African-American, do not reproduce well, being too dark. I am not sure if better printing could have fixed the problem, or perhaps these pictures should have been reproduced in color, when possible. This strikes me as being a bit on the Confederate side. It is none the less a interesting book, and invaluable as a source of pictures, except as noted.