501 pp., 6 x 9
Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-4183-9
Published: March 1987
eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-6416-6
Published: November 2000
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About the Author
Orville Vernon Burton is professor of history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His books include "A Gentleman and an Officer": A Military and Social History of James B. Griffin's Civil War.
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"A highly quantified, computerized, and methodologically sophisticated study. . . . For thoroughness and comprehensiveness, it rivals, if it does not exceed, any historical investigation of an American community of comparable scope."--New York Review of Books