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05.05 MILITARY HISTORIES, War Between the States

05.05.01 : Foote, Shelby, The Civil War, A Narrative, in 3 volumes, published in 1958, 1963 and 1974.  [Click on Number to Read Review.]


05.05.02 : Levy George, To Die in Chicago, Confederate Prisoners at Camp Douglas, 1862-1865,   [Click on Number to Read Review.]


05.05.03 : Horigan, Michael, Elmira, Death Camp of the North  [Click on Number to Read Review.]


05.05.04 : Hesseltine, William Best, Lincoln and the War Governors, published in 1948.  [The Society Needs a Contributing Member to Volunteer to Write Up a Review of This Book]


05.05.05 : Sprague, Dean, Freedom Under Lincoln: Federal Power and Personal Liberty Under the Strain of Civil War, published in 1965.  [The Society Needs a Contributing Member to Volunteer to Write Up a Review of This Book]


05.05.06 : Cooke, John Esten, Wearing the Gray: Being Personal Portraits, Scenes, and Adventures of War, published in 1867.  [The Society Needs a Contributing Member to Volunteer to Write Up a Review of This Book]


05.05.07 : Semmes, Raphael, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States, published in 1869. [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.08 : Luraghi, Raimondo, A History of the Confederate Navy, published in 1996.  [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.09 : Horn, Stanley F., The Army of Tennessee, published in 1941.  [The Society Needs a Contributing Member to Volunteer to Write Up a Review of This Book]


05.05.10Marshall, John A., American Bastille: A History of the Illegal Arrests and Imprisonment of American Citizens in the Northern and Border States on Account of Their Political Opinions During the Late Civil War, Parts One and Two, published in 1876-1883.  [The Society Needs a Contributing Member to Volunteer to Write Up a Review of This Book]


05.05.11 : Cisco, Walter Brian, War Crimes Against Southern Civilians, published in 2007.  [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.12 : Burton, E. Milby, The Siege of Charleston, 1861-1865, published in 1970.  [The Society Needs a Contributing Member to Volunteer to Write Up a Review of This Book]


05.05.13 : Simms, William Gilmore, The Sack and Destruction of Columbia, published in 1865.  [The Society Needs a Contributing Member to Volunteer to Write Up a Review of This Book]


05.05.14 : Taylor, Richard, Destruction and Reconstruction: Personal Experiences of the Late War, published in 1879  [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.15 :  McKenney, Tom C., Jack Hinson’s One-Man War, A Civil War Sniper, published in 2009.  [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.16Shaw, David W., Sea Wolf of the Confederacy: The Daring Civil War Raids of Naval Lt. Charles W. Read, published in 2004.  [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.17Baldwin, John, and Powers, Ron, Last Flag Down: Epic Journey of the Last Confederate Warship, (and the journal of Lieutenant Whittle, who was aboard the CSS Shenandoah), published in 2005-2007.  [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.18Chodes, John, Horatio Seymour, New York’s Governor, Attacks Abe Lincoln’s War, published in 2011.  [Click on Number to Read Review]


05.05.19Chaffin, Tom, Sea of Gray: The Around-the-World Odyssey of the Confederate Raider Shenandoah, published in 2007; also, CSS Shenandoah: The Memoirs of Lieutenant Commanding James I. Waddell, edited by James D. Horan, published in 1996.  [Click on Number to Read Reviews]


05.05.20 :  Pollard, Edward A., Southern History of the War, 2 Volumes, Published in 1866 [Click on Number to Read Reviews]


05.05.21 :  Kean, Robert Garlick Hill, Inside the Confederate Government: The Diary of Robert Garlick Hill Kean (1828-1898), Published in 1957  [Click on number to read review]


05.05.22 :  Roland, Charles P, History Teaches Us to Hope:  Reflections on the Civil War and Southern History, Published in 2007  [Click on number to read review]


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