TIME LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs

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TIME LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs
  • Publsiher : Time Inc. Books
  • Release : 15 December 2015
  • ISBN : 1618938851
  • Pages : 272 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The name TIME-LIFE has become synonymous with providing readers with a deeper understanding of subjects and world events that matter to us all. TIME-LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs is an indispensable guide to a nation-changing era and the military, social, economic, and political forces that shaped it.

TIME-LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs provides a fresh and accessible way to understand this conflict including details of the battles and battlefields, the political maneuverings, and the personalities who defined the war continue to fascinate citizens of all ages. It lays out the war's major developments in arresting, colorized images and cover topics from the backstory through secession, the Union's early setbacks, the Underground Railroad, victories at Gettysburg and Vicksburg, and Reconstruction.

For history buffs and the newly curious, The Civil War in 500 Photographs is the ultimate, easy-to-use guide to four years that changed our nation forever.

TIME LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs

TIME LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs
  • Author : TIME-LIFE BOOKS
  • Publisher : Time Inc. Books
  • Release Date : 2015-12-15
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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The name TIME-LIFE has become synonymous with providing readers with a deeper understanding of subjects and world events that matter to us all. TIME-LIFE The Civil War in 500 Photographs is an indispensable guide to a nation-changing era and the military, social, economic, and political forces that shaped ...

TIME LIFE The Civil War On the Front Lines

TIME LIFE The Civil War   On the Front Lines
  • Author : The Editors of TIME-LIFE
  • Publisher : Time Inc. Books
  • Release Date : 2016-06-01
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : North vs. South. Brother against brother. The War of Northern Aggression. The Civil War, over 150 years in our nation’s past, still weighs upon American culture and politics to this day. Now, in an all-new special edition, TIME LIFE brings readers a thorough overview of what remains the largest, longest ...

Brother Against Brother

Brother Against Brother
  • Author : William C. Davis
  • Publisher : Julian Messner
  • Release Date : 1990-05-01
  • Total pages : 431
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Summary : With over 350 illustrations, this is a history of the Civil War drawn from Time-Life's extensive series....

Women in the Civil War

Women in the Civil War
  • Author : Larry G. Eggleston
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2015-07-11
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : When the Civil War broke out, women answered the call for help. They broke away from their traditional roles and served in many capacities, some of them even going so far as to disguise themselves as men and enlist in the army. Estimates of such women enlistees range from 400 to 700. ...

The 72nd New York Infantry in the Civil War

The 72nd New York Infantry in the Civil War
  • Author : Rick Barram
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2014-04-04
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : This is the story of the men who fought and died in the 72nd New York Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. Part of Dan Sickles’ famed Excelsior Brigade, the 72nd New York served in all the major actions associated with the III Corps, losing one-fourth or more of the ...

Civil War in Tennessee

Civil War in Tennessee
  • Author : Cottrell, Steve
  • Publisher : Pelican Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-12-05
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : Download or read online Civil War in Tennessee written by Cottrell, Steve, published by Pelican Publishing which was released on . Get Civil War in Tennessee Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

12 APRIL

12 APRIL
  • Author : Gary C. Cole
  • Publisher : Trafford Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-03
  • Total pages : 658
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : Richard Wesley Cole was a seventh-generation American whose family got caught up in America's Civil War. He enlisted as a foot soldier with the 3rd Mississippi State Infantry in October 1863 and, less than a year later, became a horseman with George's Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry, which later became the 5th Mississippi ...

Still Life

Still Life
  • Author : H. Casser-Jayne
  • Publisher : HCJ STUDIO
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 149
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Summary : Ms. Casser-Jayne¿s coffee table book is the first serious compilation of photographs to be published on the Civil War¿s Battle of Antietam since Alexander Gardner¿s book in 1866. In his foreward to the book, Antietam National Battlefield Superintendent, John Howard calls Ms.Casser-Jayne's work a new monument to ...

Gettysburg

Gettysburg
  • Author : Earle Rice
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-01-01
  • Total pages : 118
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Summary : Explains the events leading up to the Battle of Gettysburg, the defining battle of the Civil War, and describes the battle and its aftermath....

TIME LIFE World War II in 500 Photographs

TIME LIFE World War II in 500 Photographs
  • Author : TIME-LIFE BOOKS
  • Publisher : Time Inc. Books
  • Release Date : 2015-12-15
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary :

World War II, fought from 1939 to 1945, engulfed the globe in a shattering struggle over national sovereignty and individual rights. It was also the costliest battle in history in terms of human life, with millions perishing in combat, in concentration camps, and under the rubble of crushed cities. This gripping ...

Generals in Blue and Gray

Generals in Blue and Gray
  • Author : Wilmer L. Jones
  • Publisher : Stackpole Books
  • Release Date : 2006-03-17
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : The twenty-one profiles of Confederate generals in this volume chronicle the South's war effort. Familiar leaders such as Lee, Jackson, and Stuart are each covered, as are the notorious Nathan Bedford Forrest, Episcopalian bishop Leonidas Polk, and John C. Breckinridge, who ran against Lincoln in 1860 and briefly served in the ...

The Second United States Sharpshooters in the Civil War

The Second United States Sharpshooters in the Civil War
  • Author : Gerald L. Earley
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2009-04-22
  • Total pages : 253
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : The Second United States Sharpshooters was a hodgepodge regiment, composed of companies raised in several New England states. The regiment was trained for a specific mission and armed with specially ordered breech-loading target rifles. This book covers the origin, recruitment, training, and battle record of the regiment and features 32 photographs, ...

The Civil War

The Civil War
  • Author : Christopher Collier,James Lincoln Collier
  • Publisher : Blackstone Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-12-01
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : History is dramatic—and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier demonstrate this in a compelling series aimed at young readers. Covering American history from the founding of Jamestown through present day, these volumes explore far beyond the dates and events of a historical chronicle to present ...

Voices of the American Civil War

Voices of the American Civil War
  • Author : Kendall F. Haven
  • Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : Features twenty-seven personal accounts of the Civil War from such Americans as Meriam Dean, Michael Ryan, and John Mercer Langston, representing both the North and the South and each experiencing the Civil War first-hand....

The Essential Civil War

The Essential Civil War
  • Author : Jayne E. Blair
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2014-12-09
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1618938851
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Summary : From 1861 through 1865, strife tore apart the United States. So divided was the country that even today, there are practically two versions of Civil War history—Confederate and Union. Attempting to sort out this record is not made any easier by the fact that there is no official nomenclature. The South, ...