Eyewitness to the Civil War
By: Neil Kagan and Stephen G. Hyslop
The Complete History from Secession to Reconstruction
Eyewitness to the Civil War is an informed, well-illustrated overview for general-interest readers and a superb resource for serious buffs, produced by National Geographic. It includes a dramatic narrative packed with eyewitness accounts and hundreds of rare photographs,artifacts, and period illustrations. Evocative sidebars, detailed maps, and timelines add to the reference-ready quality of the text, which presents a clear and comprehensive discussion of the Civil War period.
Hardcover, 416 pages