Battle Atlas of the Civil War (Echoes of Glory)
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Battle Atlas of the Civil War (Echoes of Glory)

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Published by Barnes Noble .
Written in English


  • United States - Civil War,
  • History - U.S.

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Open LibraryOL8012175M
ISBN 100760704090
ISBN 109780760704097

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The book is a work of genius to the extent that less is more. Obviously the author saw the need for pearing down the huge volumes of detail that get bogged down in regimental and corporate detail and condensing it into a macro view. Get this book if you want to really understand Civil War battles. All of the major engagements are included.4/5(13). The Civil War Battle Atlas by By the Editors of Time-life Books and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Battle Atlas of the Civil War by Time-Life Books Editors A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Rating: % positive. Atlas of the Civil War book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this one-of-a-kind atlas, scores of archival maps and doze /5.

Atlas of the Civil War: A Comprehensive Guide to the Tactics and Terrain of Battle reveals the story of that transformation. This beautifully illustrated volume embodies the outstanding cartography and high quality presentation that we have come to expect from National Geographic publications. This book is not at all what I had in mind. It's basically a very brief history of the Civil War, with a small map for most, but not all, battles. I already have shelves full of books about the Civil War; what I really wanted was a book of detailed, clearly readable maps. If you're an aficionado of the Civil War. forget by: 3. I was looking for a book that showed the battle maps of various Civil War battles. It's a good resource. The battle descriptions are overviews, but that is ok for me. The artwork is good. All around enjoy it and I'm glad I bought it/5(16). Here is the definitive reference to the battles of the Civil War, written by America's leading military historians and edited by the Pulitzer Prize-winning Civil War expert James M. McPherson. This authoritative volume includes gripping eyewitness accounts plus specially commissioned, full-color maps that detail all of the major campaigns.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Battle Atlas of the Civil War by Time-Life Books Editors (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at .   This is an invaluable book and is truly a must-have for any Civil War researcher. This is a re-printing by Barns & Noble Publishing Inc. of the Arno Press Inc. and Crown Publishers Inc printing. Unlike other versions it has the plates numbered in Arabic and not Roman Numerals which is much easier to search/5(11).   Great atlas of the major Civil War campaigns and battles. Two major complaints, though. 1) Each battle summary is only one page long and is, therefore, kind of superficial. 2) The maps show general positions of armies (in a kind of "zoomed out" way)/5. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Battle Atlas of the Civil War by Time-Life Books Editors (, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at .