Survey our vast assortment of titles that cover the causes of the war, the aftermath, and everything in between! For the more specialized reader, scan specific topics such as naval history, medical practices, and uniforms. Finally, for the traveling Civil War buff, we offer travel guides for must-see Civil War sites!

Complicity, How the North Promoted, Prolonged, and Profited from Slavery

Complicity, How the North Promoted, Prolonged, and Profited from Slavery

How the North Promoted, Prolonged, and Profited from Slavery. Written by Anne Farrow , Joel Lang and Jenifer Frank. The Norths profit from indeed, dependence on slavery has mostly been a shameful and well-kept secret . . . until now. In this startling and superbly researched new book, three veteran New England journalists demythologize the region of America known for tolerance and liberation, revealing a place where thousands of people were held in bondage and slavery was both an economic dynamo and a necessary way of life.

$15.95

Confederate Soldiers Prayer Book 1861

Confederate Soldiers Prayer Book 1861

A reprint of the booklet Prayers Suitable for the Times In Which We Live, originally published in 1861. Contains prayers and hymns to help sustain and uplift the common soldier in the field. (29 pages, 5 x 3.5)

$4.95

Lee's Miserables: Life in the Army of Northern Virginia from the Wilderness to Appomattox

Lee's Miserables

Recipient of the 1998 Jefferson Davis Book Award. Lee's Miserables: Life in the Army of Northern Virginia from the Wilderness to Appomattox, by J. Tracy Power. Exhaustively researched, and based on a wide variety of letters and diaries drawn from manuscript sources throughout the Confederate South, this book traces the cautious optimism after the Wilderness campaign, where soldiers wrote of high spirits, to the rampant despair of the spring of 1865. Covers the standard topics: morale, rations, home front, and the like.

$22.50

What Caused the Civil War?

What Caused the Civil War?

What Caused the Civil War?: Reflections on the South and Southern History, by Edward L. Ayers. Ayers offers a fresh approach to the nation's central historical event. He sees no inevitable clash of civilizations North and South but a highly charged mix of emotion and pragmatism fed by an imperfect knowledge of events. (222 pages, 8.25 x 5.5, Paperback)

$18.95

Valley Thunder

Valley Thunder

Charles R. Knight's Valley Thunder: is the first full-length account in more than three decades to examine the combat at New Market on may 15, 1864 - the battle that opened the pivotal 1864 Shenandoah Valley Campaign. Kinght's balanced and objective approach includes a detailed examination of the complex prelude leadding up to the day of the battle. His entertaining prose introduces a new generation of readers to a wide array of soldiers, civilians, and politicians who found themselves swept up in one of the war's mosty gripping engagements. 6 x 9 Pback 264 pp.

$19.45

This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War

This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War

This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War, by Drew Gilpin Faust. The Civil War introduced America to death on an unprecedented scale and of an unnatural kindgrisly, random and often ending in an unmarked grave far from home.

$15.00

Tracing Your Civil War Ancestor

Tracing Your Civil War Ancestor

Tracing Your Civil War Ancestor, by Bertram Hawthorne Groene. With this book as a guide, and a minimum of information, nearly anyone can trace the military history of his Civil War ancestor from enlistment to mustering-out. (130 pages, 9.5 x 6, Hardcover)

$16.95

The Horrid Pit

The Horrid Pit

The Horrid Pit: The Battle of the Crater, the Civil War's Cruelest Mission, by Alan Axelrod Alan Axelrod's gripping new narrative of the battle spares no one from criticism for failure, which Gen. Grant described as 'the saddest affair I have witnessed in the war.' James M. McPherson, author of Battle Cry of Freedom

$26.95

101 Civil War Battles Slide-A-Fact

101 Civil War Battles Slide-A-Fact

All the pertinent facts concerning 101 major battles of the Civil War are immediately accessible with this sliding reference guide. Just slide the card to find the battle you are interested in. Statistics shown include: Name of battle (both Confederate and Union names); Date of battle; Opposing commanders; Victor; and Casualties for both sides. Also includes other important Civil War information on both front and back, making this an invaluable quick reference tool. Measures 10 x 4.

$9.95

Shenandoah 1862 Stonewall Jacksons Valley Campaign

Shenandoah 1862 Stonewall Jacksons Valley Campaign

by Peter Cozzens Drawing from an imprerssive array of both Union and Condederate primary sources, Peter Cozzens has produce the most comprehensive and balanced study of the 1862 Shenandoan Valley Campaign to date. A fascinating, in-depth work of scholarship - and a great read! Kent Brown - author of Retreat from Gettysburg

$37.50
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