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Roland, Charles Pierce. An American Iliad: The Story of the Civil War. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2002.
LC Call Number: E468 .R76 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2001044160
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McPherson, James M. Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era. New York: Oxford University Press, 1988.
LC Call Number: E173 .O94 vol. 6
LC Catalog Record: 87011045
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Catton, Bruce. The Centennial History of the Civil War. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1961.
LC Call Number: E468 .C29
LC Catalog Record: 61012502

Bull Run, Va. Ruins of railroad bridge at Blackburn's Ford

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2nd Battle of Bull Run, Va., 1862
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Mosocco, Ronald A. The Chronological Tracking of the American Civil War per the Official Records of the War of the Rebellion. Williamsburg, Va: James River Publications, 1994.
LC Call Number: E468.3 .M67 1994
LC Catalog Record: 94076315

Foote, Shelby. The Civil War: A Narrative. 3 vols. New York: Vintage Books, 1986.
LC Call Number: E468 .F7 1986
LC Catalog Record: 86040135
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Long, Everette Beach, comp. The Civil War Day by Day: An Almanac, 1861-1865. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971.
LC Call Number: E468.3 .L6
LC Catalog Record: 73163653

Boatner, Mark Mayo. Civil War Dictionary. New York: Vintage Civil War Library, 1991.
LC Call Number: E468 .B7 1991
LC Catalog Record: 91050013
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Harris, Sherry. Civil War Records: A Useful Tool: A Step by Step Guide to the Availability and Acquisition of Civil War Records. 2 vols. Yorba Linda, Ca: Shumway Family History Services, 1990-1993.
LC Call Number: E494 .H37 1990
LC Catalog Record: 91182733

Davis, William C. and Wiley, Bell Irvin, editors. The Civil War Times Illustrated Photographic History of the Civil War. New York: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, 1994.
LC Call Number: E468.7 .C585 1994
LC Catalog Record: 94030567
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Wiley, Bell Irvin. The Common Soldier of the Civil War. New York: Scribner, 1975.
LC Call Number: E607 .W48 1975
LC Catalog Record: 75018539

Roland, Charles Pierce. The Confederacy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1960.
LC Call Number: E487 .R7
LC Catalog Record: 60012573

Garrison, Webb. The Encyclopedia of Civil War Usage: An Illustrated Compendium of the Everyday Language of Soldiers and Civilians. Nashville: Cumberland House, 2001.
LC Call Number: E468.9 .G373 2001
LC Catalog Record: 2001028374

Roller, David C. and Robert W. Twyman, editors. Encyclopedia of Southern History. Baton Rouge, La: Louisiana State University Press, 1979.
LC Call Number: F207.7 .E52
LC Catalog Record: 79012666

Heidler, David S., and Jeanne T. Seidler, editors. Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social and Military History. New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 2002.
LC Call Number: E468 .E53 2000
LC Catalog Record: 2002070280

Current, Richard N., editor. Encyclopedia of the Confederacy. 4 vols. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993.
LC Call Number: E487 .E55 1993
LC Catalog Record: 93004133

Varhola, Michael J. Everyday Life During the Civil War. Cincinnati, Oh: Writer's Digest Books, 1999.
LC Call Number: E468.9 .V37 1999
LC Catalog Record: 99045940

Copeland, David A., general editor. The Greenwood Library of American Civil War Reporting. 8 vols.
LC Call Number: D25 .G84 2005
LC Catalog Record: 2005010122
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Richter, William L. Historical Dictionary of the Civil War and Reconstruction. Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 2004.
LC Call Number: E468 .R53 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2003015514
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Hunter, Alexander. Johnny Reb and Billy Yank. New York: The Neale Publishing Company, 1905.
LC Call Number: E605 .H94
LC Catalog Record: 05004283

Wright, John D. The Language of the Civil War. Westport, Ct: Oryx Press, 2001.
LC Call Number: E468.9 .W755 2001
LC Catalog Record: 2001034825

Wagner, Margaret E., Gary W. Gallagher and Paul Finkelman, editors. The Library of Congress Civil War Desk Reference. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2002.
LC Call Number: E468 .L58 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2002075465
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Davis, William C. Look Away!: A History of the Confederate States of America. New York: Free Press, 2002.
LC Call Number: E487 .D278 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2001059778

Irvine, Dallas. Military Operations of the Civil War: A Guide-Index to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865. 2 vols. Washington: GPO, 1968-1980.
LC Call Number: E470 .U63
LC Catalog Record: 73604454

Hewett, Janet B., editor. Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. 100 vols. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Co., 1994-1998.
LC Call Number: E464 .U6 Suppl.
LC Catalog Record: 97152131

United States War Department. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Washington: GPO, 1880-1901. Reprint. 70 vols. in 128. Gettysburg, Pa: National Historical Society, 1971-1972.
LC Call Number: E464 .U6 1971
LC Catalog Record: 72176712

An online version of the OR is available through Cornell University's Making of America at http://cdl.library.cornell.edu/moa/browse.monographs/waro.html. There is an excellent essay about the Official Records on the National Archives' web site at http://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1995/fall/honorable-reports-1.html

Aimone, Alan Conrad and Barbara A. Aimone. A User's Guide to the Official Records of the American Civil War. Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Pub. Co., 1993.
LC Call Number: E464 .A35 1993
LC Catalog Record: 93009261

Atlases and Maps

Woodworth, Steven E., and Kenneth J. Winkle. Atlas of the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
LC Call Number: G1201.S5 W6 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2005625266
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Symonds, Craig L. A Battlefield Atlas of the Civil War. Annapolis, Md: Nautical & Aviation Pub. Co. of America, 1983.
LC Call Number: G1201.S5 S9 1983
LC Catalog Record: 83013325

National Archives and Records Administration. A Guide to Civil War Maps in the National Archives. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1986.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .G85 1986
LC Catalog Record: 86005132

Shively, Julie. The Ideals Guide to American Civil War Places. Nashville, Tn: Ideals Publications, 1999.
LC Call Number: E641 .S55 1999
LC Catalog Record: 99033645
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Symonds, Craig L. The Naval Institute Historical Atlas of the U.S. Navy. Annapolis, Md: Naval Institute Press, 2001.
LC Call Number: G1201.S1 S8 2001
LC Catalog Record: 2001622024

Davis, George P., Leslie J. Perry, and Joseph W. Kirkley. Compiled by Calvin D. Cowles. The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War. New York: Fairfax Press, 1983.
LC Call Number: G1201.S5 U6 1983
LC Catalog Record: 83675080

Esposito, Vincent J., chief editor. The West Point Atlas of American Wars. 2 vols. New York: Praeger, 1959.
LC Call Number: G1201.S1 U5 1959
LC Catalog Record: 59007452

Battles and Battle Sites

Wells, John Wesley. An Alphabetical List of the Battles of the War of the Rebellion. Compiled from the Official Records of the Office of the Adjutant-General and the Surgeon-General, U.S.A. and a Roster of all the Regimental Surgeons and Assistant Surgeons in the Late War and Hospital Service. 2nd ed. Washington, D.C., 1883. Reprint. San Francisco: Norman Pub., 1990.
LC Call Number: E470.1 .W48 1990
LC Catalog Record: 89003059

Steele, Matthew Forney. American Campaigns. 2 vols. Washington: United States Infantry Association, 1922.
LC Call Number: E181 .S853
LC Catalog Record: 27012486

Kennedy, Frances H., editor. The Civil War Battlefield Guide. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
LC Call Number: E641 .C58 1998
LC Catalog Record: 98007929
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Civil War Preservation Trust. Civil War Sites: The Official Guide to Battlefields, Monuments, and More. Guilford, Ct: Globe Pequot Press, 2003.
LC Call Number: E641 .C586
LC Catalog Record: 2002215113

Braselton, Susan Collier, editor. The Civil War Trust's Official Guide to the Civil War Discovery Trail. New York: MacMillan, 1998.
LC Call Number: E641 .C59 1999
LC Catalog Record: 98065503
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Biographical Sources

Neeley, Jr., Mark E. The Abraham Lincoln Encyclopedia. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1982.
LC Call Number: E457 .N48
LC Catalog Record: 81007296

Wakelyn, Jon L. Biographical Dictionary of the Confederacy. Westport, Ct: Greenwood Press, 1977.
LC Call Number: E467 .W2
LC Catalog Record: 72013870

Hubbell, John T., and James W. Geary, editors. Biographical Dictionary of the Union: Northern Leaders of the Civil War. Westport, Ct: Greenwood Press, 1995.
LC Call Number: E467 .B56 1995
LC Catalog Record: 94046934

Spencer, James, compiler. Civil War Generals: Categorical Listings and a Biographical Directory. New York: Greenwood Press, 1986.
LC Call Number: E467 .S78 1986
LC Catalog Record: 86019391

Basler, Roy Prentice, and Christian O. Basler, editors. The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. 9 vols. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1953-55.
LC Call Number: E457.91 1953
LC Catalog Record: 53006293

An online version of this work can be found at http://www.hti.umich.edu/l/lincoln/

McPherson, James M., editor. Encyclopedia of Civil War Biographies. 3 vols. Armonk, NY: Sharpe Reference, 2000.
LC Call Number: E467 .E53 2000
LC Catalog Record: 99035226

Ostendorf, Lloyd. Lincoln's Photographs: A Complete Album. Dayton, Oh: Rockywood Press, 1998.
LC Call Number: E457.6 .O88 1998
LC Catalog Record: 98092012

Richardson, James D., compiler and editor. The Messages and Papers of Jefferson Davis and the Confederacy: Including Diplomatic Correspondence, 1861-1865. 2 vols. Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers, 2001.
LC Call Number: E487 .C746 2001
LC Catalog Record: 2001042506

Markle, Donald E. Spies and Spymasters of the Civil War. New York: Hippocrene Books, 2004.
LC Call Number: E608 .M345 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2004304454

Hurst, Gwen J. U. S. Medals and Rolls of Honor, Civil War. Bowie, Md: Heritage Books, 1999.
LC Call Number: E494 .H87 1999
LC Catalog Record: 99199275

Clemmer, Gregg S. Valor in Gray: The Recipients of the Confederate Medal of Honor. Staunton, Va: Hearthside Pub. Co., 1996.
LC Call Number: E545 .C44 1996
LC Catalog Record: 96075506

Sifakis, Stewart. Who Was Who in the Civil War. New York: Facts on File, 1988.
LC Call Number: E467 .S56 1988
LC Catalog Record: 84001596

African American Participation and Slavery

Valuska, David L. The African American in the Union Navy: 1861-1865. New York: Garland Pub., 1993.
LC Call Number: E591 .V2 1993
LC Catalog Record: 92040535

Blassingame, John W., and Mae G. Henderson, editors. Antislavery Newspapers and Periodicals. 5 vols. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1980-1984.
LC Call Number: Z1249.S6 A57
LC Catalog Record: 79020230

Dumond, Dwight, Lowell. A Bibliography of Antislavery in America. Westport, Ct: Greenwood Press, 1981.
LC Call Number: Z1249.S6 D8 1981
LC Catalog Record: 81004220

Ripley, C. Peter, editor. The Black Abolitionist Papers. 5 vols. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1985-1992.
LC Call Number: E449 .B624 1985
LC Catalog Record: 84013131

Moebs, Thomas Truxton. Black Soldiers - Black Sailors - Black Ink: Research Guide on African-Americans in U.S. Military History, 1526-1900. Chesapeake Bay, Va.: Moebs Pub. Co., 1994.
LC Call Number: UB418.A47 M64 1994
LC Catalog Record: 94179642

Berlin, Ira, editor. Free At Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War. New York: The New Press, 1992.
LC Call Number: E185.2 .F8 1992
LC Catalog Record: 92053726

Blockson, Charles L. Hippocrene Guide to The Underground Railroad. New York: Hippocrene Books, 1994.
LC Call Number: E450 .B65 1994
LC Catalog Record: 94011174

Klein, Martin A. Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition. Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 2002.
LC Call Number: HT861 .K54 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2002017592

Brown, William Wells. The Negro in the American Rebellion: His Heroism and His Fidelity. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2003.
LC Call Number: E540.N3 B8 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2003058008
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Cornish, Dudley Taylor. The Sable Arm: Negro Troops in the Union Army, 1861-1865. New York: W. W. Norton, 1966.
LC Call Number: E540.N3 C77 1966
LC Catalog Record: 66014074

Schneider, Dorothy, and Carl J. Schneider. Slavery in America: From Colonial Times to the Civil War, an Eyewitness History. New York: Facts on File, 2000.
LC Call Number: E441 .S36 2000
LC Catalog Record: 99054779
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Women

Wiley, Bell Irvin. Confederate Women. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1975.
LC Call Number: E467 .W48
LC Catalog Record: 74005995

McDevitt, Theresa. Women and the American Civil War: An Annotated Bibliography. Westport, Ct: Praeger, 2003.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .M355 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2003047239
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Massey, Mary Elizabeth. Women in the Civil War. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 1994.
LC Call Number: E628 .M3 1994
LC Catalog Record: 93045580
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Eggleston, Larry G. Women in the Civil War: Extraordinary Stories of Soldiers, Spies, Nurses, Doctors, Crusaders, and Others. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2003.
LC Call Number: E628 .E375 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2003001313
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Culpepper, Marilyn Mayer, compiler. Women of the Civil War South: Personal Accounts from Diaries, Letters, and Postwar Reminiscences. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2004.
LC Call Number: E484 .W66 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2003017187
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Unit Histories and Rosters

Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies. 11 vols. New York: Facts on File, 1992-1995.
LC Call Number: E546 .S58 1992
LC Catalog Record: 90023631

Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: T. Yoseloff, 1959.
LC Call Number: E491 .D99 1959
LC Catalog Record: 59012963

Dornbusch, Charles E., compiler. Military Bibliography of the Civil War. 4 vols. New York: New York Public Library, 1971- 2003.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .D612
LC Catalog Record: 72137700

Hewett, Janet B., editor. The Roster of Confederate Soldiers. 16 vols. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Pub. Co., 1995-1996.
LC Call Number: E548 .R65 1995
LC Catalog Record: 97189607

Hewett, Janet B., editor. The Roster of Union Soldiers. 35 vols. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Pub. Co., 1997.
LC Call Number: E494 .H49 1997
LC Catalog Record: 98177034

Controvich, James T. United States Army Unit and Organizational Histories: A Bibliography. 2 vols. Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 2003.
LC Call Number: Z6725.U5 C65 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2002014714

Equipment and Weapons

Langellier, John P. Army Blue: The Uniform of Uncle Sam's Regulars, 1848-1873. Atglen, Pa: Schiffer Pub., 1998.
LC Call Number: UC483 .L3497 1998
LC Catalog Record: 97080678

Time-Life Books, editors. Echoes of Glory: Arms and Equipment of the Confederacy. Alexandria, Va.: Time-Life Book, 1991.
LC Call Number: UD383.5 .A75 1991
LC Catalog Record: 91002278

Time-Life Books, editors. Echoes of Glory: Arms and Equipment of the Union. Alexandria, Va: Time-Life Books, 1991.
LC Call Number: UD383 .A75 1991
LC Catalog Record: 91002277

Hazlett, James C., Edwin Olmstead, and M. Hume Parks. Field Artillery Weapons of the Civil War. 2nd ed. Newark, De: University of Delaware Press, 1988.
LC Call Number: UF443 .H39 1988
LC Catalog Record: 87040707

Whisker, James B. U.S. and Confederate Arms and Armories During the American Civil War. 4 vols. Lewiston, NY: E. Mellen Press, 2002-2003.
LC Call Number: UD383 .W45 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2002070185
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Medicine and Food

Davis, William C. The Civil War Cookbook. Philadelphia: Courage Books, 2003.
LC Call Number: TX715 .D26513 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2002108791

Bollet, Alfred Jay. Civil War Medicine: Challenges and Triumphs. Tucson, Az: Galen Press, 2002.
LC Call Number: E621 .B65 2002
LC Catalog Record: 99089509
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Flannery, Michael A. Civil War Pharmacy: A History of Drugs, Drug Supply, and Provision, and Therapeutics for the Union and Confederacy. New York: Pharmaceutical Products Press, 2004.
LC Call Number: E621 .F58 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2003014893
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Adams, George Worthington. Doctors in Blue: The Medical History of the Union Army in the Civil War. New York: H. Schuman, 1952.
LC Call Number: E621 .A3
LC Catalog Record: 52007607

Cunningham, Horace Herndon. Doctors in Gray: The Confederate Medical Service. Baton Rouge, La: Louisiana State University Press, 1993.
LC Call Number: E546.7 .C8 1993
LC Catalog Record: 93185495

Freemon, Frank R. Microbes and Minie Balls: An Annotated Bibliography of Civil War Medicine. Cranbury, NJ: Associated University Presses, Inc., 1993.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .F74 1993
LC Catalog Record: 92052706

Davis, William C. A Taste for War: The Culinary History of the Blue and the Gray. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2003.
LC Call Number: E468.9 .D285 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2003003849

Navies

Smith, Myron J. American Civil War Navies: A Bibliography. Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, 1972.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .S63
LC Catalog Record: 72006063

Gibson, Charles Dana. Assault and Logistics: Union Army Coastal and River Operations, 1861-1866. Camden, Me: Ensign Press, 1995.
LC Call Number: E591 .G53 1995
LC Catalog Record: 95060239

Hamphill, James E. Beneath the Waters: Guide to Civil War Shipwrecks. Shippensburg, Pa: Burd Street Press, 1998.
LC Call Number: E591 .H495 1998
LC Catalog Record: 98007561

United States Naval History Division. Civil War Naval Chronology, 1861-1865. Washington: Department of the Navy, 1971.
LC Call Number: E591 .U568 1971
LC Catalog Record: 71609471

Silverstone, Paul H. Civil War Navies, 1855-1883. Annapolis, Md: Naval Institute Press, 2001.
LC Call Number: VA61 .S54 2001
LC Catalog Record: 00048032
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Moebs, Thomas Truxtun. Confederate States Navy Research Guide: Confederate Naval Imprints Described and Annotated Chronology of Naval Operation and Administration, Marine Corps and Naval Officer Biographies, Description and Service of Vessels, Subject Bibliography. Williamsburg, VA: Moebs Publishing Co., 1991.
LC Call Number: Z1242.5 .M63 1991
LC Catalog Record: 91190544

Gibson, Charles Dana and E. Kay Gibson, compilers. Dictionary of Transports and Combatant Vessels, Steam and Sail, Employed by the Union Army, 1861-1868. Camden, Me: Ensign Press, 1995.
LC Call Number: VA61 .G53 1995
LC Catalog Record: 95061973

Secretary of the Navy. Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. 30 vols. Harrisburg, Pa: National Historical Society, 1987.
LC Call Number: E591 .U582
LC Catalog Record: 2001204506
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Prisons

Speer, Lonnie R. Portals to Hell: Military Prisons of the Civil War. Mechanicsburg, Pa: Stackpole Books, 1997.
LC Call Number: E615 .S65 1997
LC Catalog Record: 97002719

Veterans' Organization

Smith, Jr., Albert E., compiler. The Grand Army of the Republic and Kindred Societies: A Guide to Resources in the General Collections of the Library of Congress. Washington: The Library of Congress, 1996.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .L48 1996
LC Catalog Record: 97132971

This guide is also available online at http://www.loc.gov/rr/main/gar/ .

Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. 66 vols. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing, 1991- 1997.
LC Call Number: E462.2 .A55 1991
LC Catalog Record: 2006543038

Official Programme of the Annual Reunion of United Confederate Veterans. Richmond, VA: The Association, 1896- 1940.
LC Call Number: E483.1 .A145
LC Catalog Record: 92642825

Confederate Veteran. 40 vols. Nashville, TN: S. A. Cunningham, 1893- 1932.
LC Call Number: E482 .C73
LC Catalog Record: 2007219356

War Statistics

Editors of Combined Books, compilers. The Civil War Book of Lists: Over 300, From the Sublime . . . to the Ridiculous. Conshohocken, Pa: Combined Books, 1993.
LC Call Number: E468 .C624 1993
LC Catalog Record: 92029823

Cartmell, Donald. Civil War 101. New York: Gramercy Books, 2003.
LC Call Number: E468 .C26 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2003049275
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Livermore, Thomas L. Numbers and Losses in the Civil War in America, 1861-65. Bloomington, In: Indiana University Press, 1957.
LC Call Number: E491 .L77 1957
LC Catalog Record: 57010726

Reconstruction

Trefousse, Hans Louis. Historical Dictionary of Reconstruction. New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
LC Call Number: E668 .T66 1991
LC Catalog Record: 91010419

Dickerson, Donna L., compiler. The Reconstruction Era: Primary Documents on Events From 1865 to 1877. Westport, Ct: Greenwood Press, 2003.
LC Call Number: E668 .D545 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2003048827

Lincoln, David A. Reconstruction in the United States: An Annotated Bibliography. Westport, Ct: Greenwood Press, 2000.
LC Call Number: Z1242.8 .L56 2000
LC Catalog Record: 99053148

Bibliographies

Woodworth, Steven E., editor. The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research. Westport, Ct: Greenwood Press, 1996.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .A47 1996
LC Catalog Record: 95053132
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Nevins, Allan, James I. Robertson, Jr., and Bell I. Wiley, editors. Civil War Books: A Critical Bibliography. 2 vols. Baton Rouge, La: Louisiana State University Press, 1969.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .N35
LC Catalog Record: 67010687

Cole, Garold L. Civil War Eyewitnesses: An Annotated Bibliography of Books and Articles, 1955-1986. Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1988.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .C78 1988
LC Catalog Record: 87034273

Civil War Eyewitnesses: An Annotated Bibliography of Books and Articles, 1986-1996. Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1988.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .C79 2000
LC Catalog Record: 99050702

Eicher, David J. The Civil War in Books: An Analytical Bibliography. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1997.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .E57 1997
LC Catalog Record: 96002281
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Murdock, Eugene Converse. The Civil War in the North: A Selective Annotated Bibliography. New York: Garland Publishing, 1987.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .M87 1987
LC Catalog Record: 86019582

Beers, Henry Putney. The Confederacy: A Guide to the Archives of the Government of the Confederate States of America. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1986.
LC Call Number: CD3047 .B4 1986
LC Catalog Record: 86008362

Parrish, T. Michael, and Robert M. Willingham, Jr. Confederate Imprints: A Bibliography of Southern Publications from Secession to Surrender: Expanding and Revising the Earlier Works of Marjorie Crandall and Richard Harwell. Austin, TX: Jenkins Publishing Co.; Katonah, NY: Gary A. Foster, 1984.
LC Call Number: Z1242.5 .P37 1984
LC Catalog Record: 88142017

Neagles, James C. Confederate Research Sources: A Guide to Archives Collections. 2nd ed. Salt Lake City, Ut: Ancestry, 1997.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .N3 1997
LC Catalog Record: 97011625

Hillstrom, Kevin, and Laurie Collier Hillstrom. Lawrence W. Baker, editor. Experiencing the American Civil War: Novels, Nonfiction Books, Short Stories, Poems, Plays, Films and Songs. 2 vols. Detroit: UXL Gale Group, 2002.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .H55 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2001096327

Donald, David, compiler. Nation in Crisis, 1861-1877. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1969.
LC Call Number: Z1242 .D57
LC Catalog Record: 74079169

Munden, Kenneth W. The Union: A Guide to Federal Archives Relating to the Civil War. Washington, DC: Published for the National Archives and Records Administration by the National Archives Trust Fund Board, 1986.
LC Call Number: CD3047 .M8 1986
LC Catalog Record: 86008363

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