The CIVIL WAR SOURCE BOOK. The CIVIL WAR SOURCE BOOK. The Civil War Source Book is a complete resource that presents a wide range of information, facilitating rapid access to the essential facts and figures of America's fiercest war, including:
• A concise narrative of the conflict
• A description of tactics, weaponry, and the various organizations within each service
• A revealing discussion of what it was like to fight in the war
• Over 200 illustrations, maps, charts, and more. A Unique Single-Volume Reference Source on the Armies, Battles, Weapons and Leaders of America's Bloodiest War. Includes Champaign: chronology, battles; The Weaponry: arms, strategy, tactics on land and sea; The Warring Sides: armies, navies, leaders and soldiers; The Commanders. And Much More!! Glossary of period and technical terms. Lavishly illustrated with over 200 illustrations, maps and charts. 318 pages. Oversize 7.5"x10" volume.
"...an easy-to-read yet fully detailed account of the events, people, equipment, food, clothing, organizations, and other miscellany that make the Civil War so engrossing..."__ Book Report
"Succinct entries on campaigns, weapons, military life, troops and generals make this work essential for any reference shelf. Photos, tables, and excerpts from diaries and letters are included, along with a helpful glossary and index."___Civil War Book Review
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