Gain insight into the African American experience through our collection ranging from general history to first -hand accounts.
Learn about the lives of the people who made Civil War history, from spies to generals and from soldiers to the First Family of the Confederacy.
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!
Get historical with your cooking! Peruse our set of Civil War cookbooks and discover your family’s “new” old favorite recipe!
See history in a new light with our historical fiction section
Discover our books that have won the prestigious Jefferson Davis Book Award!
Written and published exclusively by the Museum, these catalogues of our collection offer comprehensive detail on the artifact not found in any other publication.
Explore the history of women in the Civil War from their participation, impact, and perspective to customs, fashions, and past-times. Also contained in this section are stories of women who were directly involved in the war.
Help your child learn to love history! In this section, you will find books that are fun, easy to read, and informative, as well as paper doll sets and coloring books.