The Civil War (Book, 1971) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The Civil War

The Civil War

Author: Bruce Catton
Publisher: New York : American Heritage Press, 1971.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Catton, Bruce, 1899-1978.
Civil War.
New York, American Heritage Press [1971]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Catton
ISBN: 007010266X 9780070102668 0070102651 9780070102651
OCLC Number: 197955
Notes: Narrative portion of the work originally published in 1960 under title: The American heritage picture history of the Civil War.
Description: 341 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A house divided --
The opening guns --
The clash of amateur armies --
Real warfare begins --
The navies --
Confederate high-water mark --
A search for allies --
Stalemate, East and West --
The South's last opportunity --
The armies --
Two economies at war --
The destruction of slavery --
The Northern vise tightens --
The politics of war --
Total warfare --
The forlorn hope --
Victory --
End and beginning --
A sound of distant drums --
The leading participants.
Responsibility: Bruce Catton.
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