The Civil War dictionary

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Vintage Civil War Library,
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1st Vintage Civil War Library ed.
For almost thirty years The Civil War Dictionary has been the most complete, authoritative, and handy reference book on what has been called the Second American Revolution, 1861-1865. Periodically updated throughout sixteen printings, this invaluable volume has more than 4,000 entries, alphabetically arranged and carefully cross-referenced. Among them: -- 2,000 biographical sketches of Civil War leaders. both military and civilian -- extensive descriptions of all 20 campaigns and entries on lesser battles, engagements and skirmishes -- 120 armies, departments, and districts, as well as such famous smaller units as the Iron Brigade, the 20th Maine, and the Pennsylvania Reserves -- plus naval engagements, weapons, issues and incidents, military terms and definitions, politics, literature, statistics, and 86 specially prepared maps and diagrams
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subject_facet U. S. -- History -- 1861-1865 -- Civil War -- Dictionaries, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Dictionaries
title_display The Civil War dictionary
title_full The Civil War dictionary [reference] / by Mark Mayo Boatner III ; maps and diagrams by Allen C. Northrop and Lowell I. Miller
title_short The Civil War dictionary
topic_facet 1861-1865, Civil War, History, U. S