Factual, comprehensive, first-hand accounts ...
Reproduced in their original format, each volume in this deluxe edition is unabridged and produced using the finest bookmaking techniques.
A unique fusing of eyewitness remembrances and factual documentation drawn from the then newly-published “Official Records,” CAMPAIGNS OF THE CIVIL WAR vividly details the thinking, motivation and strategies behind every major campaign of the War Between the States.
First published in 1881 and written by the key military, political and historical figures of the day, this important series contains more than 110 maps, numerous appendices and charts, and is fully indexed. The National Historical Society, a division of the Weider History Group, proudly brings this essential Civil War classic series to you in a deluxe edition.
A masterwork of the bookmaker’s craft …
Published in seventeen volumes and produced in the original 5” x 7-1/2” format on acid free paper, each volume bears these hallmarks of fine bookmaking:
• High quality embossing and blind-stamping with high relief on covers • Head and footbands, smythe-sewn pages for greater durability • Handsome printed endpapers • Gold stamping on each spine and front cover
The Outbreak of Rebellion - Your Introductory Volume
Authored by John G. Nicolay, private secretary to President Abraham Lincoln, The Outbreak of Rebellion is an in-depth study of the beginning of the war. A brilliant merging of narrative and historical data, it includes chapters devoted to Charleston Harbor, Lincoln and Fort Sumter and concludes with the first battle of Bull Run. Replete with maps and battle plans, this first volume aptly paves the way for the exceptional military chronicles to come …
All volumes are 100% manufactured in the USA.
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