The Military and Naval History of the Rebellion in the United States. With Biographical Sketches of Deceased Officers.

The Military and Naval History of the Rebellion in the United States. With Biographical Sketches of Deceased Officers.

The Military and Naval History of the Rebellion in the United States. With Biographical Sketches of Deceased Officers.

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New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1889. 843 pp. First edition, original publishers sheep binding, marbled endpapers, marbled edges, scuffing to the bindings with some loss at various spots, back cover partially split, several tissue guards missing as is the fold-out map, some minor foxing and writing. Note: Copies in the publisher's sheep in good condition are considerably rarer than good copies in the cloth or morocco publisher's bindings. Overall, good condition.

Compiled during the war and written and published in 1866 by a professional encyclopedist, the book covers all battles and major skirmishes on land and sea, related political events, and inventions in military and naval science. Key events were reviewed and verified by actual participants. It is one of the best collections of original source materials available on the Civil War. Fully indexed. A must for historians, researchers, libraries, and those who like to read about the Civil War. The first comprehensive history of the American Civil War, it is loaded with original reports and correspondence between commanders and political leaders. Includes appendix biographies of over 400 of the elite of 19th-century America who fell in battle on both sides.

Publisher
D. Appleton & Co.
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Hardcover
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First Edition