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Echoes of the Civil War : The Gray

By: Stephen M. Forman

Price: $7.95

Publisher: History Compass:

Seller ID: 668844

ISBN: 1878668846

Condition: 64 pages, 5.5 x 4, paperback / softcover, History Compass


This volume of letters, journals, and government documents provides a glimpse of life during the Civil War from the point of view of the Confederacy. Among the selections from military leaders are General Beauregard's demand for the surrender of Fort Sumter and Robert E. Lee's farewell to his troops. Much of this book focuses on the average soldier and his daily life in camp and on the battlefield. A selection of songs relating to the Confederacy is also included, along with historic photos, to round out the text.ReviewsThe popular Perspectives on History series contains com... View more info

Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death: The Civil War Manuscript Collection of Captain Harvey Alexander Wallace, 5th South Carolina Infantry and 19th Texas Infantry, Walker’s Texas Division

By: Stephen Skelton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2004)

Seller ID: S3134

ISBN: 0078843134X

Condition: 394 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2004), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 394 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Captain Harvey Alexander Wallace Civil War manuscript collection is a virtual window in time that allows the reader to step through and share the lives of a Confederate soldier, his family, and extended family through the course of the entire war. The collection gives a complete story that places the reader there with Captain Wallace and his family, and beside the soldiers who served with him from South Carolina and Texas. The story unfolds as if on a movie screen, with the characters recording their thoughts, feelings, and emotions as if they were speaking directly to the reader.Wallace's... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Texas

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: S0699

ISBN: 1585496995

Condition: 162 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, 162 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Texas will want to own this volume that details the activities of Texas's units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any nicknames or other mistaken d... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Mississippi

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: S0693

ISBN: 1585496936

Condition: 164 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 164 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Mississippi will want to own this volume that details the activities of Mississippi's units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any nicknames or other... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Tennessee

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: S0694

ISBN: 1585496944

Condition: 212 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 212 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Tennessee will want to own this volume that details the activities of Tennessee's units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any nicknames or other mis... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Florida and Arkansas

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: S0695

ISBN: 1585496952

Condition: 160 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 160 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Florida or Arkansas will want to own this volume that details the activities of Florida and Arkansas' units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any n... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: North Carolina

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: S0696

ISBN: 1585496960

Condition: 204 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 204 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to North Carolina will want to own this volume that details the activities of North Carolina's units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any nicknames o... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Alabama

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: S0697

ISBN: 1585496979

Condition: 160 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 160 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Alabama will want to own this volume that details the activities of Alabama's units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any nicknames or other altern... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Louisiana

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: S0698

ISBN: 1585496987

Condition: 158 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 158 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Louisiana will want to own this volume that details the activities of Louisiana's units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any nicknames or other mi... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Virginia

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: S0701

ISBN: 1585497010

Condition: 300 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 300 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Virginia will want to own this volume that details the activities of Virginia's units in the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, batteries, companies and regiments, as well as any other special designations such as Militia, State Troops and Volunteers. Entries include (as available) the name of the unit and any nicknames or other mista... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, the Confederate Units and the Indian Units

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: S0700

ISBN: 1585497002

Condition: 242 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 242 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is intended to be the companion set to Frederick H. Dyer's Compendium of the War of the Rebellion for the Confederacy. Civil War historians and genealogists with ties to Kentucky, Maryland, or Missouri will want to own this volume that details the activities of their units in the Confederacy. This volume is arranged by state; units organized directly by the Confederate authorities from various state companies; and those units from the Indian nations allied with the Confederacy. Chapters are included for artillery, cavalry and infantry units that are broken down by size: battalions, b... View more info

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Compendium of the Confederate Armies: South Carolina and Georgia

By: Stewart Sifakis

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: S0692

ISBN: 1585496928

Condition: 322 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 322 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


322 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 322 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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A Time of War: A Northern Chronicle of the Civil War

By: Stuart Murray

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Countryman Press / W.W. Norton & Co., Inc:

Seller ID: 570112

ISBN: 1-58157-011-2

Condition: 532 pages, 6 x 9, 22 photographs, 25 line illustrations, 2 maps, paperback / softcover, Countryman Press / W.W. Norton & Co., Inc


A Time of War chronicles the effects of the Civil War on a cross-section of America.--the people of Berkshire County, MA. following the fortunes of several families--some prominent, some humble--the book describes their fates through the families' own words, set down in diaries and letters, in newspapers and military reports, in photographs, sketches and church journals, and on gravestones. Farmboy soldiers, the celebrated 54th regiment (featured in the film "Glory"), leading abolitionists, women volunteers, conscientious objectors, Medal of Honor winners, Confederate generals, troop d... View more info

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Hancock County, Indiana, Civil War Soldiers Plus Related Facts

By: Sue Baker

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2002)

Seller ID: B2181

ISBN: 0788421816

Condition: 552 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2002), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 552 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The purpose of this volume is to document as many soldiers as possible who resided in Hancock County, Indiana, before, during or after the Civil War. More than 2,000 names have been compiled from primary military sources, official Hancock County records, newspapers of the era, and numerous secondary sources. Wherever possible, the author has included brief biographies, although some of the entries in this alphabetical list reveal name and unit only. The first chapter of the book, “Call to Arms” gives interesting accounts of army life and what was expected of a soldier. Also include... View more info

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Town of Union New York: Civil War Enrollment & Troop Records

By: Suzanne Meredith

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2005)

Seller ID: M3317

ISBN: 0788433172

Condition: 172 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2005), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, 172 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Town of Union gained its name during the American Revolution when the military troops of Generals Clinton and Sullivan joined forces in the area. When the nation once again braced for hostilities in 1861, the town filled with the same fervent patriotism. As one of the largest towns in the state of New York, troops were quickly mustered and enrollment lists easily filled. Personal information about each soldier from the official enrollment lists of 1862 and 1864, the Complete Record of troops furnished to serve, compiled in 1865, and the personal list of volunteers from the Town of Union S... View more info

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With A True God Bless: Civil War Letters

By: Suzanne Meredith

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: M4471

ISBN: 0788444719

Condition: 130 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, 130 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


History is personal, but never more so than in this volume of letters. Life flows through the river of time on a tide of words. The heartfelt words from forgotten patriots, both men and women, that are preserved on these pages were written just before the outbreak of the Great Rebellion in 1861 and extend through the end of the hostilities. They speak of love, homesickness, primal fear and incredible pain. Intimate thoughts are expressed by people who lived and died during the American Civil War, an era of national division. In each letter a common factor is evident-faith. Belief in preserving... View more info

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The Assassination of Lincoln: A History of the Great Conspiracy: Trial of the Conspirators by a Military Commission

By: T. M. Harris

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1892, 1989)

Seller ID: H3230

ISBN: 1556132301

Condition: 450 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1892, 1989), 2011, 5?x8?, paper, 450 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


450 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1892, 1989), 2011, 5?x8?, paper, 450 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Guide and Index to the Republic of Texas Donation Voucher Files, 1879-1887, and Confederate Script Voucher Files, 1881-1883, in the Texas General Land Office

By: Texas General Land Office, Edited by Robert de Berardinis

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4764

ISBN: 0788447645

Condition: 174 pages, 8.5x11, 2008, 8.5x11, paper, 174 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This is a guide and index finding aid to the Republic of Texas Donation Voucher Files, 1879-1887; and Confederate Scrip Voucher Files, 1881-1883. These two record sets at the Texas General Land Office can provide evidence of service in either the Texas Revolution or the Civil War on the Confederate side. In some cases, these documents are extremely fragile and no longer available to any researcher. In 1879, the Texas legislature passed the first act establishing the Republic of Texas Donation grants of land and the terms by which veterans would be able to qualify. In 1881, there was further cl... View more info

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Guide and Index to the Texas Confederate Audited Civil and Military Claims, 1861-1865

By: Texas State Archives, Edited by Robert de Berardinis

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4766

ISBN: 0788447661

Condition: 174 pages, 8.5x11, 2008, 8.5x11, paper, 174 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Texas Confederate Audited Claims, both Civil and Military, serve to identify and locate civilians and soldiers' families during the Civil War in Texas. There are items in both claim sets of particular interest to the genealogist, such as: powers of attorney, claims from probates, marriage and death records (or their statement), etc. The claims are presented in two parts: Guide to Audited Civil Claims and Guide to the Audited Military Claims. The records within each section are listed numerically by claim number, preceded by an index to names as an aid to researchers. Researchers will also ... View more info

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Prisoners of War 1861-65: A Record of Personal Experiences, and a Study of the Condition and Treatment of Prisoners on Both Sides During the War of the Rebellion

By: Thomas Sturgis

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1912)

Seller ID: S2342

ISBN: 0788423428

Condition: 90 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1912, 2003), 2017, 5½x8½, paper, index, 90 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work is reprinted from the Report of an Address Delivered Before the New York Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion, February 1, 1911 read by Companion Lieut. Thomas Sturgis, who was a Union guard over Camp Morton near Indianapolis, Indiana in 1864, and a prisoner at Libby Prison in Richmond, Virginia in 1865. This report addresses the debate regarding the treatment of prisoners of war during the American Civil War from the Union perspective. Sturgis is well suited to give this account since he had the opportunity to experience first hand both Confederate and Union prison a... View more info