Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Dixie Victorious : An Alternate History of…

Dixie Victorious : An Alternate History of the Civil War (2004)

by Peter G. Tsouras

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
672178,380 (3.39)None



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Showing 2 of 2
Better read for a Civil War expert. ( )
  JohnJohnsonII | May 18, 2013 |
This was an enjoyable book. Another in Tsouras' (unconnected) series of books on what might have been. In this case it was a collection of 10 or 12 essays by historians familiar with the American Civil War. I must say I learned a lot about the conditions and situations faced by the South during the war. ( )
  Wprecht | Sep 5, 2006 |
Showing 2 of 2
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
It has been said that the moment the Confederacy died it became immortal.
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (1)

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

Could the South have won the Civil War? Based on real battles, actions, and characters, ten scenarios have been carefully constructed to reveal how at points of decision a different choice or minor incident could have set in motion an entirely new train of events. What if Sherman was stalled outside Atlanta, or Lincoln lost the crucial 1864 election? Or if Stuart's Cavalry at Gettysburg arrived in time to give Lee the freedom of operation he lacked in reality? These and many more scenarios are played out against the dramatic and colorful backdrop of this critical and bloody era of American history. Based on a series of "what ifs" posed by leading military historians, this new speculative history reconstructs moments during the American Civil War that could conceivably have altered the entire course of the war and led to a Confederate victory.--From publisher description.… (more)

Quick Links

Popular covers


Average: (3.39)
2.5 1
3 3
3.5 2
4 3

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 125,385,088 books! | Top bar: Always visible