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The complete idiot's guide to the Civil War

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CIG to The Civil War 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 offers 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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9781440696107
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Includes a listing of Civil War re-enactments!

A comprehensive overview of America's bloodiest war-from the first shots fired at Fort Sumter to Lee's surrender at Appomattox. Featuring a clear chronology of major events and detailed explanations of key battles, this second edition includes:

Instructions on how to trace Civil War ancestry

An in-depth look at the weaponry

Coverage of the lesser-known but still pivotal battles

An expanded glossary and appendixes, and more

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subject_facet United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
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title_full The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Civil War, The complete idiot's guide to the Civil War / by Alan Axelrod
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