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  - Bob Koch - Goodreads

Large print. Gave me an overview of the Civil War. divided country. Similar to today? Learning more about Lincoln since watching the Spielberg movie. Much to learn. Lots about slaves in here, much ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Cheryl - Goodreads

Very interesting, little known facts. I enjoyed this read! 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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