Echoes of Thunder: A Guide to the Seven Days Battles

Echoes of Thunder is the only guide to the 1862 Seven Days Battles Taking the reader over the ground where the five battles were fought between the Union and Confederate armies from June 26 to July 1, 1862, the book is for the Civil War expert as well as the newcomer.For each battlefield the book p

Extraordinary Circumstances: The Seven Days Battles

The first campaign in the Civil War in which Robert E Lee led the Army of Northern Virginia, the Seven Days Battles were fought southeast of the Confederate capital of Richmond in the summer of 1862 Lee and his fellow officers, including Stonewall Jackson, James Longstreet, A P Hill, and D H.

A Guide to the Major Battles of the Civil War

The text of this guide to the major battles of America s Civil War equivalent in length to a physical book of approximately 30 pages was prepared by the U.S Department of the Interior s National Park Service, which sponsors the American Battlefield Protection Program Learn about 23 major battles

Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam: The Battle that Changed the Course of the Civil War

The Battle of Antietam, fought on September 17, 1862, was the bloodiest single day in American history, with than 6,000 soldiers killed four times the number lost on D Day, and twice the number killed in the September 11th terrorist attacks In Crossroads of Freedom, America s most eminent Civ

No Better Place to Die: The Battle Of Stones River

Peter Cozzens meticulously traces the chain of events as the Army of the Cumberland and the Army of Tennessee meet in Middle Tennessee on New Year s Eve 1862 in one of the bloodiest encounters of the Civil War A mere handful of battlefields have come to epitomize the anguish and pain of America s C

Fields of Honor: Pivotal Battles of the Civil War

Few historians have ever captured the drama, excitement, and tragedy of the War Between the States quite like Edwin Bearss The acclaimed Homer of the Civil War, has won a huge, devoted following with his extraordinary battlefield tours and eloquent soliloquies about the heroes, scoundrels, and li