Civil War curiosities: strange stories, oddities, events, and coincidences

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Rutledge Hill Press, 1997 - History - 281 pages
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This fascinating collection explores the unusual and often bizarre persons,attitudes, and events of the Civil War. Illustrated and indexed.

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Review: Civil War Curiosities: Strange Stories, Oddities, Events, and Coincidences

User Review  - Debra - Goodreads

I've been a Civil War buff for many many moons and enjoy finding new facts and views about it. This book provided that. It's chocked full of interesting tidbits that you don't find out about unless ... Read full review

Review: Civil War Curiosities: Strange Stories, Oddities, Events, and Coincidences

User Review  - Michael Rubin - Goodreads

A collection of short anecdotes, this is an easy read. You can pick it up and thumb through it for something that will intrigue you. Read full review

Contents

Lincoln and Davis Started Out Less Than
11
FamousOr Soon to Be
18
Never Say Die
27
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

Webb Garrison is a former university dean & college president who has spent a lifetime collecting & chronicling Civil War imagery & documentation. He has written more than 1,000 articles for magazines, & over 65 books - of which the most popular are on the Civil War; their cumulative sales are approaching one million copies. He is a frequent speaker on this subject for radio talk shows & national TV programs. Webb Garrison lives in North Carolina.

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