ERIC Number: ED444878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
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The Civil War in Books: An Analytical Bibliography.
Eicher, David J.
This bibliography contains comprehensive analytical annotations of 1,100 volumes about the Civil War. The books were chosen by a board of advisors as the most significant works on the great conflict. The bibliography is divided into the following sections: "Battles and Campaigns"; "Confederate Biographies, Memoirs, and Letters"; "Union Biographies, Memoirs, and Letters"; "General Works"; and "Unit Histories." Two appendixes are included: (1) "Prolific Civil War Publishers"; and (2) "A Short List of Civil War Bibliographies." (Contains an index of authors and editors and an index of titles.) (BT)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Civil War (United States), Higher Education, Research Tools, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States History
University of Illinois Press, 1325 South Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820 ($39.95).
Publication Type: Books; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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Note: Foreword by Gary W. Gallagher.