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!

Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment: Volume II

A Pictorial Encyclopedia of Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment: Volume II, by Dr. Gordon Dammann. This companion volume offers new information on a long-neglected Civil War subject written by one of the leading authorities on Civil War medical history. (96 pages, 11 x 8.5, Paperback)

$9.95

Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment: Volume I

A Pictorial Encyclopedia of Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment: Volume I, by Dr. Gordon Dammann. One of the largest private collections of Civil War medical instruments and equipment in the United States is pictured here along with a short narrative of medical practices of the times. (100 pages, 11 x 8.5, Paperback)

$9.95

Civil War Hospital Sketches

Civil War Hospital Sketches

Before her wider fame as the author of Little Women, Louisa May Alcott achieved recognition for her accounts of her work as a volunteer nurse in an army hospital. Written during the winter of 1862-63, her lively dispatches revealed the desperate realities of battlefield medicine as well as the tentative first steps of women in military service. By Louisa May Alcott. Paperback, 73 pages.

$4.95

Doctors in Gray: The Confederate Medical Service

Doctors in Gray: The Confederate Medical Service

Doctors in Gray: The Confederate Medical Service, by H. H. Cunningham. Remains the definitive work on the medical history of the Confederate army. Paints as complete a picture as possible of the daunting tasks facing those charged with caring for the war's wounded and sick. (337 pages, 9 x 6, Paperback)

$21.95

Civil War Medicine

Civil War Medicine

Civil War Medicine, by C. Keith Wilbur. Takes you on a detailed and fascinating tour through the medical history of this bloody and devastating war. Hundreds of illustrations, combined with well-researched and engaging text, tell the tale of the challenges presented to physicians with each new battle and the often heroic ways those challenges were met. (119 pages, 11 x 8.5, Paperback)

$14.95

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

Uniforms of the Civil War

Uniforms of the Civil War

Uniforms of the Civil War, by Francis A. Lord. Shattering the myth that the Civil War was fought between soldiers in blue or in gray, this complete history details the rainbow of colors and styles worn. From the Army of the United States to the Confederate Navy, it presents a wealth of blouses, frock coats, chevrons, chapeaux, shoes, and more. 108 rare photographs and illustrations. (176 pages, 11 x 8.5, Paperback)

$12.95

Imported Confederate Uniforms

Imported Confederate Uniforms

This book tells the story of imported Confederate uniforms, documenting in color photographs every known uniform made by the Peter Tait Company of Limerick, Ireland. The 132 photos offer different perspectives and close-ups showing construction details. There are also images of every button used on Tait jackets. The text includes specifics about how many uniforms were delivered to the Confederacy and where they saw service. The provenance of each jacket is included along with the soldier's service record.

$14.95

Cadet Gray and Butternut Brown: Notes on Confederate Uniforms

Cadet Gray and Butternut Brown: Notes on Confederate Uniforms

Cadet Gray and Butternut Brown: Notes on Confederate Uniforms, by Thomas M. Arliskas. This is not just a book full of Confederate Uniforms, it also answers how and why the two largest Confederate armies, The Army of Northern Virginia and the Army of Tennessee, looked and dressed the way they did during four long years of war. A multitude of contemporary accounts from newspapers, letters and diaries are used in the text to describe the appearance and supply of Confederate soldiers. (103 pages, 11 x 8.5, Paperback)

$16.95

A History of Ironclads

A History of Ironclads

Documents the dramatic history of Civil War ironclads and reveals how warships like the Monitor and Virginia revolutionized naval warfare. Author John V. Quarstein, an award-winning historian, director of the Virginia War Museum and a historical consultant to the Monitor Center at the Mariner's Museum, calls upon a breadth of archival resources top resent a comprenhensive account that explores in depth the impact of ironclads during the Civil War and their colossal effect on naval history. By John V. Quarstein. Paperback, 284 pages.

$24.99
Syndicate content