98 pp., , 4 illus., 3 maps
eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-3620-0
Published: January 2012
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UNC Press Civil War Shorts excerpt rousing narratives from distinguished books published by the University of North Carolina Press on the military, political, social, and cultural history of the Civil War era. Produced exclusively in ebook format, they focus on pivotal moments and figures and are intended to provide a concise introduction, stir the imagination, and encourage further exploration of the topic. For in-depth analysis, contextualization, and perspective, we invite readers to consider the original publications from which these works are drawn.
About the Author
Carol Reardon is George Winfree Professor of American History at Pennsylvania State University and author of Pickett's Charge in History and Memory and With a Sword in One Hand and Jomini in the Other: The Problem of Military Thought in the Civil War North.
For more information about Carol Reardon, visit the Author Page.