By Steven E. Woodworth
The unmarried most crucial quantity for someone attracted to the Civil conflict to possess and seek advice. (From the foreword by way of James M. McPherson) the 1st advisor to Civil conflict literature to seem in approximately 30 years, this e-book offers the main accomplished, up to date, and informative survey and research of the significant physique of Civil conflict literature. greater than forty essays, every one by way of a expert in a selected subfield of Civil conflict historical past, provide unrivaled thoroughness and discerning checks of every work's price. The essays conceal each element of the warfare from approach, strategies, and battles to logistics, intelligence, offer, and prisoner-of-war camps, from generals and admirals to the lads within the ranks, from the Atlantic to the a long way West, from scuffling with fronts to the house entrance. a few sections disguise civilian leaders, the economic system, and overseas coverage, whereas others take care of the reasons of struggle and elements of Reconstruction, together with the African-American adventure in the course of and after the war.
Breadth of issues is matched through breadth of genres lined. Essays speak about surveys of the warfare, common reference works, released and unpublished papers, diaries and letters, in addition to the tremendous physique of monographic literature, together with books, dissertations, and articles. Genealogical resources, historic fiction, and video and audio recordings additionally obtain realization. scholars of the yankee Civil battle will locate this paintings an necessary gateway and consultant to the large physique of knowledge on America's pivotal experience.
Read Online or Download The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research PDF
Similar publishing & books books
Assembly the present want for a source on Spanish violin and viola song, this consultant presents the trainer and performer with info on nearly three hundred works for violin and viola in solo, with piano, and with orchestra. The annotated entries offer functional details in regards to point of trouble, musical language, and length and variety of pursuits.
The only most crucial quantity for somebody attracted to the Civil warfare to possess and seek advice. (From the foreword by means of James M. McPherson) the 1st consultant to Civil warfare literature to seem in approximately 30 years, this publication presents the main accomplished, updated, and informative survey and research of the gigantic physique of Civil warfare literature.
This publication offers historians and genealogists with a one-stop advisor to each Civil War–related manuscript assortment saved in Georgia’s many repositories. With this advisor in hand, researchers will not spend numerous hours pouring via on-line catalogs, emailing archivists, and thinking about in the event that they have exhausted each lead of their pursuit of firsthand information regarding the battle and the studies of these who lived via and have been impacted by means of it.
Support your library leverage possibilities within the renowned home made publishing stream via following this guide's procedure for growing and generating books. • bargains librarians a wide evaluation of self-publishing and indicates them how they could turn into a part of the method• positive factors interviews with library pros skilled with self-publishing• Expands and strengthens the function of the library as a publishing heart• comprises useful suggestion for purchasing begun in self-publishing• Describes publishing possibilities for either librarians and consumers
- Aphra Behn: An Annotated Bibliography of Primary and Secondary Sources
- Daddy Grace: An Annotated Bibliography (Bibliographies and Indexes in Afro-American and African Studies)
- The Invention of Free Press: Writers and Censorship in Eighteenth Century Europe (International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées)
- Morality in Evolution: The Moral Philosophy of Henri Bergson
- Cataloger, Editor, and Scholar: Essays in Honor of Ruth C. Carter
Extra resources for The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research