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Experiences in the civil war

by Solomon Woolworth

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Published in Newark, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Solomon Woolworth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE601 .W91
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p.
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6932531M
      LC Control Number03025277
      OCLC/WorldCa3388068

      The young volunteer; the everyday experiences of a soldier boy in the Civil War, Contributor Names Crowell, Joseph Edgar, Created / Published The books in this collection are in the public domain and are free to use and reuse. Credit Line: Library of Congress. URL:: American Civil War: Author:: Many authors. Detail:: Last published: The American Civil War (–), also known as the War Between the States and several other names, was a civil war in the United States of Southern slave states declared their secession from the U.S. and formed the Confederate States of America (the Confederacy).

      Kids studying the American Civil War benefit from reading historical fiction chapter books because the details, the ambience, and the significant events become more real through the lens of a memorable story. Here you'll find my picks for chapter books set in the Civil War time period for readers ages 6 - The Civil War Experience presents a brief overview of the conflict in the format of modern electronic media. The copy on the packaging challenges potential users, "Don't just read about history; experience it!" Odds are that most of those who actually did experience the Civil War would rather have read about it.

        By PEGGY MOEN Faith and Fury: The Rise of Catholicism During the Civil War by Fr. Charles P. Connor. EWTN Publishing: ; pp.; paperback $ Order from Sophia Institute Press at or call The Civil War might not be much in the news now — at least, not like it was during its centennial from to or . For now, here is The Beginner’s Civil War Reading List. Civil War Stories by Ambrose Bierce ; Ken Burns’ The Civil War documentary (it’s 10 hours so it may as well be a book—a good one though) Ulysses S. Grant: Memoirs and Selected Letters by Ulysses S. Grant ; The Civil War: A Narrative by Shelby Foote ; Sherman: Soldier, Realist, American; by B.H. Liddell Hart.


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Jay Wertz Experiences in the civil war book the co-author of Smithsonian’s Great Battles and Battlefields of the Civil War with prominent historian Edwin C. is also the producer-director-writer of the award-winning part documentary series Smithsonian’s Great Battles of the Civil War for The Learning Channel and Time-Life Video.A Experiences in the civil war book of Hanover, Pennsylvania (a battle location in /5(10).

The American Civil War () tested the character of the people of the United States of America like no event before or since. "The Civil War Experience" provides a unique glimpse into the world of the s - the military, political, and social events of the war are explored, and the heroes, from great leaders and generals to common soldiers and civilians, 5/5(2).

‎With the coming of the Civil War, and the staggering casualties it ushered in, death entered the experience of the American people as it never had before -- permanently altering the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.

Contending with death on an unprecedented scale posed /5(). Now readers can explore for themselves, through the eyes of those who became free, what it was like to experience emancipation during the Civil War. Nancy Disher Baird, ed., Josie Underwood’s Civil War Diary () We are fortunate to have many vivid diarists of the Civil War, especially women, but I keep coming back to this one.

The top 12 Civil War books ever written "A Stillness at Appomattox": My top choice did win a Pulitzer for its author, Bruce Catton."The Destructive War: William Tecumseh Sherman, Stonewall Jackson, and the Americans": Charles Royster's book is unlike any other I've ever read about the Civil War."Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era": For many people, this is their favorite Civil War book."This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War": This book takes stamina, not because it is poorly written or because it fails to command the reader's attention, but because it deals with an enormously difficult, but vitally important, subject -- how death, which came to nearly every household during the four years of the Civil War, was perceived and handled by the soldiers on the front lines and civilians on the home front as North and South tried to cope with a war that produced, as one Union officer called it, "a carnival of death.""Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory": David W (more items).

To set the scene for our discussion of books about the American Civil War, please tell me about your book, This Republic of Suffering, which illuminates the toll of the war. The American Civil War was fought, from throughover sectional issues between North and South, including questions of slavery and the power of the central government to enforce its will within.

This searing memoir of the Pacific War makes the reader experience the truth beneath the cliché.” “My father fought there and handed me the book, saying, ‘It was just as he describes.’” Battle Cry of Freedom () by James McPherson “McPherson’s classic stands out as a lucid, beautifully written, balanced account of the Civil War.

If, like me, you received a necktie with reindeer on it from Santa instead of a good Civil War book under the Christmas tree, then you might try selecting one for yourself from my own list of the top 12 Civil War books, which I offer here in the spirit of the season and, even more appropriately, as the th anniversary of the war is about to begin.

American Experience: Death and The Civil War DVD,From acclaimed filmmaker Ric Burns, Death and the Civil War explores an essential but largely overlooked aspect of the most pivotal event in American history. With the coming of the Civil War, and the staggering casualties it ushered in, death entered the experience of the American people as it never had before.

The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from tofought between northern states loyal to the Union and southern states that had seceded from the Union to form the Confederate States of America.

The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people. Civil War Stories by Ambrose Bierce.

Forget Mark Twain, forget Stephen Crane. They didn’t really know the Civil War. Ambrose Bierce was an officer in Sherman’s army and fictionalized his experiences into some of the more harrowing, disturbing portraits of warfare and its stupidity and indiscriminate destruction (and yet, deep allure), ever.

Gentle Annie: The True Story of a Civil War Nurse Mary Francis Shura Grades Based on the experiences of Annie Etheridge Hooks, Gentle Annie dramatizes the life of Annie Etheridge who, at the age of sixteen, enlisted in the Union. The Civil War Experience delivers on its promise to excite readers’ curiosity.

If you buy it for a friend, be prepared to start loaning out your Civil War books. Today in History: Born on July James Gibbons, American religious leader and founder of Catholic University.

Destruction and Reconstruction: Personal Experiences of the Civil War By- Lt. General Richard Taylor, CSA Published by-De Capo Press Pages-Introduction, text, and index ISBN- X When looking at Book Reviews, I've always noticed a lack of memoirs by CW veterans, my favorite type of CW book.

Far more books have been written about the Civil War than about any other event in American history, and Lincoln’s stack of books towers over that of any other American figure. Any recommended reading list therefore has to be highly selective and at least somewhat arbitrary.

This list was compiled from three sources. To commemorate the th Anniversary of the Civil War, the vision of the National Park Service has been to go beyond the well-known battles and heroes and tell the lesser-known stories in order to make this critical event in the nation's history more relevant to more people.

The Civil War book series (OCLC ) chronicles in great detail the American Civil hed by Time Life the series was simultaneously released in the USA and Canada between andwith subsequent identical reprints in the late s - early s following suit for foreign, though untranslated, dissemination as well.

Some titles focused on a. How Private Geo. Peck put down the rebellion, or, the funny experiences of a raw recruit --by Peck, George W. (George Wilbur), texts. eye favorite 1 Civil War Books. Created on.

February 25 ARossi Archivist. ADDITIONAL CONTRIBUTORS. Jeff Kaplan Archivist. scanner-gardner-treneman Member. The Essentials: Six Books on the Civil War These six histories of the Civil War that are must-reads if you want to better understand the conflict.

A group of officers in Culpeper, Virginia reading. civil war book lot 13 books vintage s time life blunders atlas company aytch. $ Civil War Books: A Priced Checklist with Advice by Tom Broadfoot. $ 38 BOOKS - Grand Army of the Republic GAR - Civil War Veterans History - CD/DVD.

The first book of its kind to appear in a generation, this comprehensive study details the experiences of the black men, women, and children who lived in the South during the traumatic time of secession and civil war.

The Black Experience in the Civil War South is the first comprehensive study of the Southern black wartime experience to appear in a generation.The Black Experience in the Civil War South book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Black Experience in the Civil War South 4/5(5). Yet the modern psychiatric disorder we know as PTSD had roots in the American Civil War. Soldiers during and after the war exhibited symptoms — hallucinations, depression, flashbacks, nightmares.