Shelby Foote - Fiction - 1958 - 848 pages
Follows four years of military campaigns while viewing the personal objectives of both Union and Confederate leaders.
Ann Hagedorn - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 352 pages
Traces the story of John Rankin and the heroes of the Ripley, Ohio, line of the Underground Railroad, identifying the pre-Civil War conflicts between abolitionists and slave ...
Elliott Baker - Fiction - 2005
A FINE MADNESS is about a creative spirit's struggle for survival in an analytical society. Samson Shillitoe, Is (according to Shelly's definition) one of "the unacknowledged ...
Bruce Catton - History - 1958 - 126 pages
The distinguished historian discusses the issues and events in the Civil War that have great relevance for modern American society