Forward to Richmond

Forward to Richmond
Author: William C. Davis
Release: 1983
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 176
ISBN: 0809447002
Language: en
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TIME LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs

TIME LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs
Author: TIME-LIFE BOOKS
Release: 2015-12-15
Editor: Time Inc. Books
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9781618938855
Language: en
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The name TIME-LIFE has become synonymous with providing readers with a deeper understanding of subjects and world events that matter to us all. TIME-LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs is an indispensable guide to a nation-changing era and the military, social, economic, and political forces that shaped it.

TIME-LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs provides a fresh and accessible way to understand this conflict including details of the battles and battlefields, the political maneuverings, and the personalities who defined the war continue to fascinate citizens of all ages. It lays out the war's major developments in arresting, colorized images and cover topics from the backstory through secession, the Union's early setbacks, the Underground Railroad, victories at Gettysburg and Vicksburg, and Reconstruction.

For history buffs and the newly curious, The Civil War in 500 Photographs is the ultimate, easy-to-use guide to four years that changed our nation forever.

1863

1863
Author: Time-Life Books
Release: 1998
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 360
ISBN: WISC:89066188152
Language: en
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Drawing on materials from Voices of the Civil War, here is an eyewitness chronicle of the battles of 1863 -- the most pivotal year of the Civil War. Introduction by James McPherson.

The Blockade

The Blockade
Author: Time-Life Books
Release: 1983
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 176
ISBN: UOM:39015010243973
Language: en
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Describes the U.S. Navy's blockade of the ports of the South and the Confederacy's efforts to overcome the blockade

Shelby Foote the Civil War a Narrative Secession to Fort Henry

Shelby Foote  the Civil War  a Narrative  Secession to Fort Henry
Author: Shelby Foote
Release: 1999
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 304
ISBN: 0783501005
Language: en
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In this fourth volume of the 40th Anniversity Edition of the epic work, Mr. Foote recounts Second Manassas and the subsequent Confederate invasions of Northern territory, East and West, including the Antietam campaign and Bragg's.

Campaigning with Grant

Campaigning with Grant
Author: Horace Porter
Release: 1897
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 546
ISBN: STANFORD:36105009062758
Language: en
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Originally printed in 1897, this work provides an eyewitness account to two military efforts which lead to the defeat of the Confederacy--the breaking of the siege at Chatanooga, and the battle at Appomattox. Porter (a brigadier general in the Union army) also offers a portrait of Grant, detailing his daily acts, his personal traits and habits, and the motives that inspired him. Numerous maps and illustrations are included. Annotation copyrighted by Book News Inc., Portland, OR

Rebels Resurgent

Rebels Resurgent
Author: William K. Goolrick
Release: 1985
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 176
ISBN: 0809447487
Language: en
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Recounts the battles

Smithsonian Civil War

Smithsonian Civil War
Author: Smithsonian Institution
Release: 2013-10-29
Editor: Smithsonian Institution
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9781588343901
Language: en
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Smithsonian Civil War is a lavishly illustrated coffee-table book featuring 150 entries in honor of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. From among tens of thousands of Civil War objects in the Smithsonian's collections, curators handpicked 550 items and wrote a unique narrative that begins before the war through the Reconstruction period. The perfect gift book for fathers and history lovers, Smithsonian Civil War combines one-of-a-kind, famous, and previously unseen relics from the war in a truly unique narrative. Smithsonian Civil War takes the reader inside the great collection of Americana housed at twelve national museums and archives and brings historical gems to light. From the National Portrait Gallery come rare early photographs of Stonewall Jackson and Ulysses S. Grant; from the National Museum of American History, secret messages that remained hidden inside Lincoln's gold watch for nearly 150 years; from the National Air and Space Museum, futuristic Civil War-era aircraft designs. Thousands of items were evaluated before those of greatest value and significance were selected for inclusion here. Artfully arranged in 150 entries, they offer a unique, panoramic view of the Civil War.

Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War

Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War
Author: Time-Life Books
Release: 1999-05
Editor: Time Life Medical
Pages: 320
ISBN: 0737031603
Language: en
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Illustrated atlas of the Civil War with maps of battles and campaigns in the eastern and western theaters, the coast, and the far west.

The Time Life History of the Civil War

The Time Life History of the Civil War
Author: Anonim
Release: 1995
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 431
ISBN: 1566199026
Language: en
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LIFE Explores The Civil War On the Front Lines

LIFE Explores The Civil War  On the Front Lines
Author: LIFE Magazine
Release: 2021-03-26
Editor: Time Home Entertainment
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781547856442
Language: en
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North vs. South. Brother against brother. The War of Northern Aggression. The Civil War, over 150 years in our nation's past, still weighs upon American culture and politics to this day. This special edition of Life Explores brings readers a thorough overview of what remains the largest, longest and most bloody war set on American soil. This special edition covers every facet of the war from the political and cultural divides that sparked the war, to life on the front lines for soldiers, slavery, and the war at home, to a country, once again united and transformed. Whether you're a Civil War buff or just in search of a little more information, The Civil War, On the Front Lines will bring you a thorough overview of the war that has continued to affect America.

Gettysburg

Gettysburg
Author: Time-Life Books
Release: 1995
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 180
ISBN: 0783547005
Language: en
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Uses letters, diaries, photographs, sketches, and artifacts to provide a personal perspective on the Battle of Gettysburg

The Atlas of the Civil War

The Atlas of the Civil War
Author: James M. McPherson
Release: 2022-04-05
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 222
ISBN: 9781510756700
Language: en
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From the first shots fired at Fort Sumter in 1861 to the final clashes on the Road to Appomattox in 1864, The Atlas of the Civil War reconstructs the battles of America's bloodiest war with unparalleled clarity and precision. Edited by Pulitzer Prize recipient James M. McPherson and written by America's leading military historians, this peerless reference charts the major campaigns and skirmishes of the Civil War. Each battle is meticulously plotted on one of 200 specially commissioned full-color maps. Timelines provide detailed, play-by-play maneuvers, and the accompanying text highlights the strategic aims and tactical considerations of the men in charge. Each of the battle, communications, and locator maps are cross-referenced to provide a comprehensive overview of the fighting as it swept across the country. With more than two hundred photographs and countless personal accounts that vividly describe the experiences of soldiers in the fields, The Atlas of the Civil War brings to life the human drama that pitted state against state and brother against brother.

American War

American War
Author: Omar El Akkad
Release: 2017-04-04
Editor: McClelland & Stewart
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9780771009402
Language: en
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Shortlisted for the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize A Globe and Mail Best Book A New York Times Notable Book of the Year A Quill & Quire Best Book of 2017 An audacious and powerful debut novel: a second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the middle -- a story that asks what might happen if America were to turn its most devastating policies and deadly weapons upon itself. Sarat Chestnut, born in Louisiana, is only six when the Second American Civil War breaks out in 2074. But even she knows that oil is outlawed, that Louisiana is half underwater, that unmanned drones fill the sky. And when her father is killed and her family is forced into Camp Patience for displaced persons, she quickly begins to be shaped by her particular time and place until, finally, through the influence of a mysterious functionary, she is turned into a deadly instrument of war. Telling her story is her nephew, Benjamin Chestnut, born during war as one of the Miraculous Generation and now an old man confronting the dark secret of his past -- his family's role in the conflict and, in particular, that of his aunt, a woman who saved his life while destroying untold others.

TIME LIFE The Civil War On the Front Lines

TIME LIFE The Civil War   On the Front Lines
Author: The Editors of TIME-LIFE
Release: 2016-06-01
Editor: Time Inc. Books
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781933821467
Language: en
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North vs. South. Brother against brother. The War of Northern Aggression. The Civil War, over 150 years in our nation’s past, still weighs upon American culture and politics to this day. Now, in an all-new special edition, TIME LIFE brings readers a thorough overview of what remains the largest, longest and most bloody war set on American soil in The Civil War, On the Front Lines: From Fort Sumter to Appomattox. Written in the trademark style of TIME LIFE that marries compelling photography and illustration to thoughtful yet accessible text and graphics, The Civil War, On the Front Lines covers every facet of the war from the political and cultural divides that sparked the war, to life on the front lines for soldiers, slavery, and the war at home, to a country, once again united and transformed. Whether you’re a Civil War buff or just in search of a little more information, The Civil War, On the Front Lines will bring you a thorough overview of the war that has continued to affect America.

Realm of the Iroquois

Realm of the Iroquois
Author: Time-Life Books
Release: 1993
Editor: Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books
Pages: 176
ISBN: STANFORD:36105003445413
Language: en
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Provides a history of the Five Nations from the early 16th century through the mid-1800s, and discusses the relationship between these Indians and the French, Dutch, and English

The Road to Shiloh

The Road to Shiloh
Author: David Nevin,Time-Life Books
Release: 1983
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 175
ISBN: 0809447126
Language: en
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Describes Civil War confrontations in the West, between the Allegheny Mountains and the Mississippi, and recounts the Battle of Shiloh

Antietam

Antietam
Author: Time-Life Books
Release: 1996
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 168
ISBN: UVA:X004047442
Language: en
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Letters, diary excerpts, photographs, and artifacts recount the personal experiences of soldiers and civilians during the Civil War's Antietam campaign

Gettysburg

Gettysburg
Author: Champ Clark,Time-Life Books
Release: 1985-01-01
Editor: Time Life Education
Pages: 176
ISBN: 0809447576
Language: en
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Describes the bloodiest battle ever fought on American soil

If You Lived at the Time of the Civil War

If You Lived at the Time of the Civil War
Author: Kay Moore
Release: 2009-04-09
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1442006145
Language: en
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Describes what life was like, both in the North, or Union States, and South, or Confederate States, during the Civil War