This official National Park Service Handbook is designed to provide a measure of understanding of this most momentous era of our history. Written by noted historians, these dramatic essays address the military, political, racial, social, cultural, and economic facets of the Civil War and its place in our nation's legacy and memory. This book contains photographs, illustrations, and etchings from the Civil War period. Soft cover, 176 pages.
This publication is printed in the USA.