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

The Big Book of Civil War Sites

The Big Book of Civil War Sites

The definitive travel reference for America's most famous, and hallowed, Civil War battle sites. Contains thorough listings of all major sites, including historical background information, full-color photographs throughout, special features on military and civic leaders, a glossary of Civil War terminology, directions to hard-to-find locations, and helpful listings of restuarants, lodgings, shopping, tours, and special events. Hardcover, 444 pages.

$27.95

Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites

Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites

The 18 tours in this book cover all the significant Civil War sites in both Virginia and West Virginia. While the better known sites are covered (Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Wilderness, Chancellorsville, Richmond, Petersburg, both Bull Run battles, Appomattox, etc), Johnson also covers lesser-known events (Saltville, Mine Run, Chantilly, etc). By Clint Johnson. Paperback, 407 pages.

$19.95

Hollywood Cemetary: A Tour

Hollywood Cemetary: A Tour

Hollywood Cemetary: A Tour, by James E. DuPriest, Jr. History, art and landscape architecture all come together in the magnificent setting of Hollywood Cemetery, perched on the bluffs high above the James River in Richmond, Virginia. Nowhere in America will one find so many prominent 19th Century personalities as those that rest at Hollywood. (28 pages, 8.5 x 6.75, Paperback)

$14.50

In the Footsteps of Robert E. Lee

In the Footsteps of Robert E. Lee

In the Footsteps of Robert E. Lee, by Clint Johnson. This is your guide to the major Lee sites in Virginia and West Virginia and lesser known sites in distant states. Taken together, they will let you - as far as possible - stand where General Lee stood and see what he saw. (186 pages, 8 x 5.5, Paperback)

$13.95

Appomattox County

Appomattox County

Appomattox County, by Patrick A. Schroeder and Scott Frantel. Appomattox County, formed in 1845 and named after the nearby river, was originally best known for growing tobacco. However, that dramatically changed in 1865 when Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at the McLean House. In the 1930s, efforts began to commemorate Civil War events, and a national park was created. Boasting a unique history abundant with churches, notable citizens, and special events, this photograph collection shows the diverse and memorable history of Appomattox.

$21.99

Civil War Bullets - Reproductions and Booklet

Civil War Bullets - Reproductions and Booklet

During the Civil War, many types of bullets were fired from several hundred different types of weapons. It is estimated that over seven million bullets were used during the three days of fighting at Gettysburg alone! Six bullet replicas (.58 caliber minie' ball, .577 caliber Enfield, .58 caliber Gardner, .52 caliber Sharps, .69 caliber Round Shot, .58 caliber Williams Type II) are included in this set along with the informative booklet Intro to Civil War Bullets: A Beginners's Guide to Civil War Bullets.

$9.95

Richmond's Wartime Hospitals

Richmond's Wartime Hospitals

Richmond's Wartime Hospitals, by Rebecca Barbour Calcutt. While medical science made several advances during the Civil War, the doctors and hospitals in the Southern states faced overwhelming casulaties with few supplies and inadequate personnel. This book illustrates how exhausted resources rapidly defeated heroic Confederate medical efforts. (224 pages, 8.5 x 5.75, Hardcover)

$22.00

Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment: Volume III

Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment: Volume III

A Pictorial Encyclopedia of Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment: Volume III, by Dr. Gordon Dammann. This third volume offers even more new information and photographs on this fascinating area of American history. (126 pages, 11 x 8.5, Paperback) - Item #1327

$9.95
Syndicate content