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The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Civil War

By Alan Axelrod, 1952-

A battle - ready guide to the deadliest war in American history.



Completely revised for the Sesquicentennial, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to the Civil War, Third Edition is a comprehensive overview of America's bloodiest war. From the first shots fired at Fort Sumter to Lee's surrender at Appomattox, this book embodies the latest scholarship, offering fascinating stories of the men and women who fought bravely and often died for a cause they believed in. The book features a clear chronology of major events, detailed explanations of key battles such as Gettysburg, Chattanooga, and Chancellorsville. Author Alan Axelrod offers intimate impressions and anecdotes from generals and soldiers alike, and strategies of war leaders such as Sherman, Lee, and Grant.

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1615640789


Format: Book
Author: Axelrod, Alan, 1952-
Summary: Provides an overview of the conflict that includes personal anecdotes of the officers and soldiers, as well as essential information.
Title: The complete idiot's guide to the Civil War / by Alan Axelrod.
Publisher Date: New York : Alpha, c2011.
Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Isbn: 1615640789 9781615640782
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: 973.7 Axe
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Bib Id: 359274

Format: Book
Author: Axelrod, Alan, 1952-
Summary: Provides an overview of the conflict that includes personal anecdotes of the officers and soldiers, as well as essential information.
Title: The complete idiot's guide to the Civil War / by Alan Axelrod.
Edition: 3rd ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Alpha, c2011.
Description: xviii, 382 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Subjects: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Other Title: Complete idiot's guide
Other Title: Civil War
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 340-342) and index.
LCCN: bl2011005011
ISBN: 1615640789
ISBN: 9781615640782
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: 973.7 Axe