all ebooks in category: U.S. Civil War History

Misadventures of a Civil War Submarine: Iron, Guns, and Pearls
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1603444726 | PDF | pages: 314 | 7.3 mb

In 2001, while vacationing on Panama’s Pacific coast, maritime archaeologist James P. Delgado came upon the hulk of a mysterious iron vessel, revealed by the …

«Mosby's Rangers» by Jeffry D. Wert
English | ISBN: 9781439128848 | EPUB | 6.6 MB

No single battalion was more feared during the Civil War than the 43rd Battalion of Virginia Cavalry. As one contemporary said, “They had…all the glamour …

Blue and Gray on the Border : The Rio Grande Valley Civil War Trail
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1623496829 | 228 Pages | PDF | 94 MB

Runner-up, 2019 Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Book Award, sponsored by the Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Association (TOMFRA) Most general histories of …

«The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government» by Jefferson Davis
English | ISBN: 9783736412835 | EPUB | 0.8 MB

The object of this work has been from historical data to show that the Southern States had rightfully the power to withdraw from a Union …

«Hospital Sketches» by Louisa May Alcott
English | ISBN: 9781910382318 | EPUB | 1.1 MB

Partly autobiographical, the sketches describe Alcott's experience as a nurse during the Civil War. After substantial hardship in trying to obtain a spot, she travels …

«Lighting Out for the Territory: How Samuel Clemens Headed West and Became Mark Twain» by Roy Jr. Morris
English | ISBN: 9781439101377 | EPUB | 0.9 MB

In the very last paragraph of Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the title character gloomily reckons that it’s time “to light out for the …

«The Sword of Lincoln: The Army of the Potomac» by Jeffry D. Wert
English | ISBN: 9780743271929 | EPUB | 1.7 MB

The Sword of Lincoln is the first authoritative single-volume history of the Army of the Potomac in many years. From Bull Run to Gettysburg to …

«The Underground Railroad» by William Still
English | ISBN: 9783736410909 | EPUB | 1.1 MB

Like millions of my race, my mother and father were born slaves, but were not contented to live and die so. My father purchased himself …

«The Gettysburg Gospel: The Lincoln Speech That Nobody Knows» by Gabor Boritt
English | ISBN: 9780743298476 | EPUB | 2.4 MB

The words Abraham Lincoln spoke at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery at Gettysburg comprise perhaps the most famous speech in history. It has …

The Wartime Journals
English | November 15, 2011 | ISBN: 1848859902, 1784531936 | EPUB | 336 pages | 3.2 MB

As a British Intelligence Officer during World War II, Hugh Trevor-Roper was expressly forbidden from keeping a diary due to the sensitive and confidential nature …