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SHERMAN INVADES GEORGIA

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by John R. Scales

A longtime Special Forces officer with a Ph.D. in systems engineering presents a new perspective on one of the legendary campaigns of the Civil War,...

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COMMANDING LINCOLN'S NAVY

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by Stephen R. Taaffe

The Union Navy played a vital role in winning the Civil War by blockading Confederate ports, cooperating with the Union Army in amphibious assaults,...

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CONFEDERATE ADMIRAL

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by Craig L. Symonds

A leading historian of both the American Civil War and American naval history takes a fresh look at Franklin Buchanan, the U.S. Naval Academy’s first...

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THE LAST LINCOLN CONSPIRATOR

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by Andrew C.A. Jampoler

With all that has already been written about President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination, one of the little known stories is the case of the only...

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by William M. Fowler Jr.

Vividly written and well researched by a noted historian of the period, this succinct history credits the Union Navy as an essential element in the...

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CLAD IN IRON

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by Howard J. Fuller

The relatively unknown 'Cold War' of the American Civil War was a nevertheless crucial aspect of the survival, or not, of the United States in the...

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<a href="/store/books/civil-war/disaster-mississippi">DISASTER ON THE MISSISSIPPI</a>

by Gene Eric Salecker

At two o’clock in the morning on 27 April 1865, seven miles north of Memphis on the Mississippi, the sidewheel steamboat Sultana’s boilers suddenly...

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BLUE AND GRAY NAVIES

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by Spencer C. Tucker

A longtime military history professor at Virginia Military Institute and prolific author, Spencer Tucker examines the important roles played by the...

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by Charles Lee Lewis

The first volume of Lewis’ masterful biography of David Glasgow Farragut’s long career in the U.S. Navy covers his life before the Civil War....

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by Jack Sweetman

A distinguished team of historians presents authoritative accounts of nineteen of the most important battles fought by American naval forces in this...

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LIFE IN MR. LINCOLN'S NAVY

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by Dennis J. Ringle

Every aspect of the common sailor's life in the Union navy—from recruiting, clothing, training, shipboard routine, entertainment, and wages to diet,...

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by Charles Lee Lewis

The second volume of this authoritative biography examines the last ten years of David Glasgow Farragut’s life, focusing on the Civil War. Farragut’s...

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<a href="/store/books/civil-war/shadow-alabama">IN THE SHADOW OF THE ALABAMA</a>

by Renata Eley Long

This book looks at an allegation of betrayal made against a young Foreign Office clerk, Victor Buckley, who, it was claimed, leaked privileged...

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<a href="/store/books/civil-war/confederate-biography">A CONFEDERATE BIOGRAPHY</a>

by Dwight Sturtevant Hughes

From October 1864 to November 1865, the officers of the CSS Shenandoah carried the Confederacy and the conflict of the Civil War around the globe...

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IRONCLAD DOWN

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by Carl D. Park

The result of more than fifteen years of research, Ironclad Down is a treasure trove of detailed information about one of history's most famous...

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