With hundreds of entries, as well as photographs, drawings, and a handy time line of events, Civil War, A to Z encompasses everything about this historic conflict . . . from Appomattox to Zouaves. This encyclopedic illustrated reference features facts both familiar and engagingly new, organized in an easy-to-follow alphabetical format. Ranging from the basic to the bizarre, from secession to spies to all kinds of swords, Civil War, A to Z creates a complete picture of the war from the first shot to final surrender. No Civil War enthusiast or student of history will want to be without this indispensable and entertaining guide to one of Americaas most pivotal and endlessly fascinating events. From the Paperback edition.The Complete Handbook of Americaa#39;s Bloodiest Conflict Clifford L. Linedecker. army chaplain who had been a Confederate prisoner. ... The music was borrowed from a hymn sung in the 1850s at Southern camp meetings and was later popularized when it was incorporated into the marching song aJohn Browns Body. ... Beauregard, General Pierre Gustave Toutant, CS The son of a wealthy Creole Louisiana planter. Beauregard was one of the brightest early stars of the Confederacy.
|Title||:||Civil War, A to Z|
|Author||:||Clifford L. Linedecker|
|Publisher||:||Presidio Press - 2007-12-18|