The Civil War dictionary

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Publisher:
Vintage Civil War Library,
Pub. Date:
1991.
Edition:
1st Vintage Civil War Library ed.
Language:
English
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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_facetU. S. -- History -- 1861-1865 -- Civil War -- Dictionaries
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Dictionaries
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