Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-05 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
This unique collection of writings by the celebrated author David Madden provides a multitude of reflections on the Civil War and Reconstruction, from nonfiction to fiction. Included are Madden’s examination of key works by historians James McPherson and Fletcher Pratt, the story of the effort to simultaneously burn nine bridges
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-17 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
“An extremely good writer, [Ayers] is well worth reading . . . on the South and Southern history.”—Stephen Sears, Boston Globe The Southern past has proven to be fertile ground for great works of history. Peculiarities of tragic proportions—a system of slavery flourishing in a land of freedom, secession and
Presents a directory of Internet resources related to the American Civil War, provided by the Archives of the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia. Includes resources on Virginia and the war, as well as resources for researching your Civil War ancestor.