Union soldiers in the American Civil War : facts and photos for readers of all ages / Lance J. Herdegen.

Author
Herdegen, Lance J. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
First edition.
Published/​Created
  • El Dorado Hills, CA : Savas Beatie, [2018]
  • ©2018
Description
158 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm

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"[This book] offers a complete guide for Civil War enthusiasts of all ages. Herdegen employs nearly 100 photographs coupled with clear and concise prose broken down into short, easy to understand chapters to better understand these men. Coverage includes such varied topics as the organization of the Union Army, learning to be soldiers, winter campaigning, photography, sick call, nurses, religion, discipline, prisoner of war camps, weaponry, uniforms, as well as numbers and losses and the strengths of the various Union armies. It also examines the participation of U.S. Color Troops and the role played by African Americans during the Civil War. This handy reference book includes a list of Civil War points of interest, some bookshelf suggestions, and a glossary of Civil War terms." -- Amazon.com.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-154) and index.
ISBN
  • 9781611213393 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1611213398 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2017043002
OCLC
1003268903
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