SeriesCivil War America

133 Works Popularity 3,895 (2,586 Members) 9,081 Books 103 Reviews 4.0
The Alabama and the Kearsarge: The Sailor's Civil War by William Marvel 46 copies1996
All for the Regiment: The Army of the Ohio, 1861-1862 by Gerald J. Prokopowicz 65 copies, 1 review2000
American Civil Wars: The United States, Latin America, Europe, and the Crisis of the 1860s by Don H. Doyle 15 copies2017
Andersonville: The Last Depot by William Marvel 180 copies, 1 review1994
Apostle of Union: A Political Biography of Edward Everett by Matthew Mason 17 copies2016
Army at Home: Women and the Civil War on the Northern Home Front by Judith Giesberg 47 copies2009
Atlanta, Cradle of the New South: Race and Remembering in the Civil War's Aftermath (Civil War America) by William A. Link 17 copies2013
Battle Hymns: The Power and Popularity of Music in the Civil War by Christian McWhirter 42 copies, 1 review2012
The Battle of Belmont: Grant Strikes South by Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes Jr. 96 copies1991
The Battle of Ezra Church and the Struggle for Atlanta by Earl J. Hess 42 copies, 1 review2015
The Battle of Peach Tree Creek: Hood's First Effort to Save Atlanta by Earl J. Hess 38 copies2017
Belligerent Muse: Five Northern Writers and How They Shaped Our Understanding of the Civil War by Stephen Cushman 19 copies2014
Ben McCulloch and the Frontier Military Tradition by Thomas W. Cutrer 41 copies1993
Bentonville: The Final Battle of Sherman and Johnston by Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes Jr. 93 copies, 1 review1996
Bonds of Union: Religion, Race, and Politics in a Civil War Borderland by Bridget Ford 20 copies2016
Border War: Fighting Over Slavery Before the Civil War by Stanley Harrold 62 copies2010
The Bravest of the Brave: The Correspondence of Stephen Dodson Ramseur by George G. Kundahl 20 copies2010
Braxton Bragg: The Most Hated Man of the Confederacy by Earl J. Hess 54 copies, 2 reviews2016
Burnside by William Marvel 78 copies, 1 review1991
Burying the Dead but Not the Past: Ladies' Memorial Associations and the Lost Cause by Caroline E. Janney 49 copies, 2 reviews2008
Calculating the Value of the Union: Slavery, Property Rights, and the Economic Origins of the Civil War by James L. Huston 31 copies2003
A Campaign of Giants--The Battle for Petersburg: Volume 1, From the Crossing of the James to the Crater by A. Wilson Greene 63 copies2018
The Children's Civil War by James Marten 60 copies1998
Cities of the Dead: Contesting the Memory of the Civil War in the South, 1865-1914 by William A. Blair 36 copies2004
Civil War Canon: Sites of Confederate Memory in South Carolina by Thomas J. Brown 16 copies2018
Confederate Minds: The Struggle for Intellectual Independence in the Civil War South by Michael T. Bernath 37 copies2010
The Confederate Republic: A Revolution Against Politics by George C. Rable 85 copies, 1 review1994
Confederate Slave Impressment in the Upper South by Jaime Amanda Martinez 16 copies2013
Creating a Confederate Kentucky: The Lost Cause and Civil War Memory in a Border State by Anne E. Marshall 44 copies2010
A Dangerous Stir: Fear, Paranoia, and the Making of Reconstruction by Mark Wahlgren Summers 29 copies2009
The Darkest Days of the War: The Battles of Iuka and Corinth by Peter Cozzens 144 copies, 2 reviews1997
Defining Duty in the Civil War: Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front by J. Matthew Gallman 12 copies2015
The Divided Family in Civil War America by Amy Murrell Taylor 30 copies2009
Don Carlos Buell: Most Promising of All by Stephen D. Engle 29 copies1999
Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War’s Slave Refugee Camps by Amy Murrell Taylor 39 copies, 1 review2018
The F Street Mess: How Southern Senators Rewrote the Kansas-Nebraska Act by Alice Elizabeth Malavasic 17 copies2017
Field Armies and Fortifications in the Civil War: The Eastern Campaigns, 1861-1864 by Earl J. Hess 68 copies, 1 review2005
Fields of Blood: The Prairie Grove Campaign by William L. Shea 93 copies, 3 reviews2009
Fighting for Atlanta: Tactics, Terrain, and Trenches in the Civil War by Earl J. Hess 19 copies, 2 reviews2018
Fighting for the Confederacy: The Personal Recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander by Edward Porter Alexander 262 copies, 7 reviews
Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg! by George C. Rable 123 copies, 1 review2001
Freedom for Themselves: North Carolina's Black Soldiers in the Civil War Era by Richard M. Reid 31 copies2008
Gathering to Save a Nation: Lincoln and the Union's War Governors by Stephen D. Engle 27 copies2016
General George E. Pickett in Life and Legend by Lesley J. Gordon 58 copies1998
Germans in the Civil War: The Letters They Wrote Home by Walter D. Kamphoefner 24 copies2006
Gettysburg--The First Day by Harry W. Pfanz 229 copies, 4 reviews2000
Gettysburg--The Second Day by Harry W. Pfanz 358 copies, 3 reviews1987
Gettysburg: Culp's Hill and Cemetery Hill by Harry W. Pfanz 365 copies, 3 reviews1993
Glorious Contentment: The Grand Army of the Republic, 1865-1900 by Stuart McConnell 49 copies1992
The Grand Old Man of Maine: Selected Letters of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, 1865-1914 by James M. McPherson 26 copies2004
The Green and the Gray: The Irish in the Confederate States of America by David T. Gleeson 21 copies2013
The Heart of Confederate Appalachia: Western North Carolina in the Civil War by John C. Inscoe 60 copies2000
If It Takes All Summer: The Battle of Spotsylvania by William D. Matter 94 copies1988
The Imagined Civil War: Popular Literature of the North and South, 1861-1865 by Alice Fahs 52 copies2001
In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War by Alice Rains Trulock 340 copies, 3 reviews1992
In the Trenches at Petersburg: Field Fortifications and Confederate Defeat by Earl J. Hess 60 copies2009
John M. Schofield and the Politics of Generalship by Donald B. Connelly 35 copies, 1 review2006
Keep the Days: Reading the Civil War Diaries of Southern Women by Steven M. Stowe 14 copies2018
Kennesaw Mountain: Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign by Earl J. Hess 91 copies, 1 review2013
The Last Generation: Young Virginians in Peace, War, and Reunion by Peter S. Carmichael 40 copies, 1 review2005
Learning from the Wounded: The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science by Shauna Devine 53 copies, 1 review2014
Lee and His Army in Confederate History by Gary W. Gallagher 74 copies, 1 review2000
Lee Considered: General Robert E. Lee and Civil War History by Alan T. Nolan 251 copies, 1 review1991
Lee's Last Retreat: The Flight to Appomattox by William Marvel 76 copies2002
Lee's Miserables: Life in the Army of Northern Virginia from the Wilderness to Appomattox by J. Tracy Power 116 copies1998
Lee's Tar Heels: The Pettigrew-Kirkland-MacRae Brigade by Earl J. Hess 58 copies, 3 reviews2001
Let Us Have Peace: Ulysses S. Grant and the Politics of War and Reconstruction, 1861-1868 by Brooks D. Simpson 61 copies1991
Lincoln and the Decision for War by Russell McClintock 143 copies, 6 reviews2008
Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery: The Other Thirteenth Amendment and the Struggle to Save the Union by Daniel W. Crofts 45 copies2016
Lincoln's Autocrat: The Life of Edwin Stanton by William Marvel 86 copies, 1 review2015
Lincoln's Forgotten Ally: Judge Advocate General Joseph Holt of Kentucky by Elizabeth D. Leonard 27 copies2011
Living by Inches: The Smells, Sounds, Tastes, and Feeling of Captivity in Civil War Prisons by Evan A. Kutzler 20 copies2019
The Loyal Republic: Traitors, Slaves, and the Remaking of Citizenship in Civil War America by Erik Mathisen 14 copies2018
The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture by Alice Fahs 39 copies2003
Midnight in America: Darkness, Sleep, and Dreams during the Civil War by Jonathan W. White 27 copies, 1 review2017
The Military Memoirs of General John Pope by Peter Cozzens 54 copies1998
Modernizing a Slave Economy: The Economic Vision of the Confederate Nation by John Majewski 35 copies2009
A More Civil War: How the Union Waged a Just War by D. H. Dilbeck 13 copies2016
Mutiny at Fort Jackson: The Untold Story of the Fall of New Orleans by Michael D. Pierson 29 copies, 1 review2009
Nature's Civil War: Common Soldiers and the Environment in 1862 Virginia by Kathryn Shively Meier 20 copies2013
Pea Ridge: Civil War Campaign in the West by William L. Shea 183 copies, 1 review1992
The Peninsula Campaign and the Necessity of Emancipation by Glenn David Brasher 30 copies, 1 review2012
Pickett's Charge in History and Memory by Carol Reardon 174 copies, 3 reviews1997
Pickett's Charge: The Last Attack at Gettysburg by Earl J. Hess 165 copies, 1 review2000
A Place Called Appomattox by William Marvel 49 copies2000
Plain Folk's Fight: The Civil War and Reconstruction in Piney Woods Georgia by Mark V. Wetherington 24 copies2005
The Political Work of Northern Women Writers and the Civil War, 1850-1872 by Lyde Cullen Sizer 17 copies2000
Practical Liberators: Union Officers in the Western Theater during the Civil War by Kristopher A. Teters 14 copies2018
Reconstruction's Ragged Edge: The Politics of Postwar Life in the Southern Mountains by Steven E. Nash 17 copies2016
Reluctant Rebels: The Confederates Who Joined the Army After 1861 by Kenneth W. Noe 42 copies, 1 review2010
Retreat from Gettysburg: Lee, Logistics, and the Pennsylvania Campaign by Kent Masterson Brown 183 copies, 3 reviews2005
The Revolution of 1861: The American Civil War in the Age of Nationalist Conflict by Andre M. Fleche 31 copies, 1 review2012
Richard S. Ewell: A Soldier's Life by Donald C. Pfanz 91 copies1998
Richard Taylor: Soldier Prince of Dixie by T. Michael Parrish 67 copies1992
River of Death--The Chickamauga Campaign: Volume 1, The Fall of Chattanooga by William Glenn Robertson 35 copies2018
The Romance of Reunion: Northerners and the South, 1865-1900 by Nina Silber 59 copies1993
Roots of Secession: Slavery and Politics in Antebellum Virginia by William A. Link 44 copies2003
A Savage Conflict: The Decisive Role of Guerrillas in the American Civil War by Daniel E. Sutherland 89 copies, 2 reviews2009
Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War's Most Persistent Myth by Kevin M. Levin 107 copies, 6 reviews2019
A Shattered Nation: The Rise and Fall of the Confederacy, 1861-1868 by Anne Sarah Rubin 79 copies, 1 review2005
Shenandoah 1862: Stonewall Jackson's Valley Campaign by Peter Cozzens 174 copies, 3 reviews2008
Sherman's Civil War: Selected Correspondence of William T. Sherman, 1860-1865 by Brooks D. Simpson 61 copies1999
Sing Not War: The Lives of Union and Confederate Veterans in Gilded Age America by James Marten 43 copies2011
A Soldier's General: The Civil War Letters of Major General Lafayette McLaws by Lafayette McLaws 29 copies2002
Soldiering in the Army of Northern Virginia by Joseph T. Glatthaar 27 copies2011
Soldiering in the Army of Tennessee: A Portrait of Life in a Confederate Army by Larry J. Daniel 56 copies1991
Southern Pamphlets on Secession: November 1860-April 1861 by Jon L. Wakelyn 19 copies1996
Staff Officers in Gray: A Biographical Register of the Staff Officers in the Army of Northern Virginia by Robert E. L. Krick 66 copies2003
Stonewall Jackson at Cedar Mountain by Robert K. Krick 130 copies1990
The Stormy Present: Conservatism and the Problem of Slavery in Northern Politics, 1846–1865 by Adam I. P. Smith 15 copies2017
Thaddeus Stevens: Nineteenth-Century Egalitarian by Hans L. Trefousse 67 copies, 1 review1997
This Grand Experiment: When Women Entered the Federal Workforce in Civil War–Era Washington, D.C. by Jessica Ziparo 17 copies, 1 review2017
Through the Heart of Dixie: Sherman's March and American Memory by Anne Sarah Rubin 38 copies2014
Trench Warfare under Grant and Lee: Field Fortifications in the Overland Campaign by Earl J. Hess 83 copies, 1 review2007
Two Great Rebel Armies: An Essay in Confederate Military History by Richard M. McMurry 137 copies, 1 review1989
U.S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth by Joan Waugh 162 copies, 3 reviews2009
The Union Image: Popular Prints of the Civil War North by Mark E. Neely, Jr. 27 copies2000
A Union Indivisible: Secession and the Politics of Slavery in the Border South by Michael D. Robinson 22 copies, 1 review2017
Union Jacks: Yankee Sailors in the Civil War by Michael J. Bennett 52 copies, 1 review2003
Vicksburg: The Campaign That Opened the Mississippi by Michael B. Ballard 140 copies, 1 review2004
Wade Hampton: Confederate Warrior to Southern Redeemer by Rod. Andrew 53 copies2008
War at Every Door: Partisan Politics and Guerrilla Violence in East Tennessee, 1860-1869 by Noel C. Fisher 65 copies1997
Wars Within a War: Controversy and Conflict Over the American Civil War by Joan Waugh 32 copies2009
Washington Brotherhood: Politics, Social Life, and the Coming of the Civil War by Rachel A. Shelden 27 copies, 2 reviews2013
West Pointers and the Civil War: The Old Army in War and Peace by Wayne Wei-siang Hsieh 43 copies, 1 review2009
When Sherman Marched North from the Sea: Resistance on the Confederate Home Front by Jacqueline Glass Campbell 54 copies2003
When the Yankees Came: Conflict and Chaos in the Occupied South, 1861-1865 by Stephen V. Ash 82 copies, 1 review1995
Why Confederates Fought: Family and Nation in Civil War Virginia by Aaron Sheehan-Dean 47 copies2007
William Lowndes Yancey and the Coming of the Civil War by Eric H. Walther 44 copies2006
Wilson's Creek: The Second Battle of the Civil War and the Men Who Fought It by William Garrett Piston 108 copies, 2 reviews2000
Women at the Front: Hospital Workers in Civil War America by Jane E. Schultz 55 copies, 2 reviews2004
The Won Cause: Black and White Comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic by Barbara A. Gannon 28 copies2011
The Yankee Plague: Escaped Union Prisoners and the Collapse of the Confederacy by Lorien Foote 35 copies, 3 reviews2016

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This landmark series interprets broadly the history and culture of the Civil War era through the long nineteenth century and beyond. Drawing on diverse approaches and methods, the series publishes historical works that explore all aspects of the war, biographies of leading commanders, and tactical and campaign studies, along with select editions of primary sources. Together, these books shed new light on an era that remains central to our understanding of American and world history. (English, Publisher)
Published by the University of North Carolina Press (English, Unclassified)


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