177 pp., , 10 illus., 2 maps
eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-3621-7
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
Michael B. Ballard is university archivist and coordinator of the Congressional and Political Research Center at Mississippi State University. He is author of ten books, including Pemberton: A Biography and A Long Shadow: Jefferson Davis and the Final Days of the Confederacy.
For more information about Michael B. Ballard, visit the Author Page.