Contemporary Historians

They Fought Like Demons

They Fought Like Demons

  Blanton, Deanne and Lauren M. Cook. They Fought Like Demons: Women Soldiers in the Civil War. New York: Vintage Books,...

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War Like the Thunderbolt

War Like the Thunderbolt

  Bonds, Russell S. War Like the Thunderbolt: The Battle and Burning of Atlanta. Yardley, Pennsylvania: Westholme Publishing,...

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The Galvanized Yankees

The Galvanized Yankees

  Brown, Dee. The Galvanized Yankees. Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1986.

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Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898

Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898

  Burrows, Edwin G. and Mike Wallace. Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999.

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What the Yankees Did to Us

What the Yankees Did to Us

  Davis, Stephen. What the Yankees Did to Us: Sherman’s Bombardment and Wrecking of Atlanta. Macon, Georgia: Mercer University Press,...

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Secret Yankees

Secret Yankees

  Dyer, Thomas G. Secret Yankees: The Union Circle in Confederate Atlanta. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.

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Scarlett Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

Scarlett Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

  Edwards, Laura F. Scarlett Doesn’t Live Here Anymore: Southern Women in the Civil War Era. Chicago, Illinois: University of Illinois Press, 2004.

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The Education of the Southern Belle

The Education of the Southern Belle

  Farnham, Christie Anne. The Education of the Southern Belle: Higher Education and Student Socialization in the Antebellum South. New York, New York: New York University Press,...

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Last Train From Atlanta

Last Train From Atlanta

  Hoehling, A.A. Last Train From Atlanta. New York City: Thomas Yoseloff, 1958.

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Scarlett’s Sisters

Scarlett’s Sisters

  Jabour, Anya. Scarlett’s Sisters: Young Women in the Old South. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press,...

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The Fall of the House of Dixie

The Fall of the House of Dixie

  Levine, Bruce. The Fall of the House of Dixie: The Civil War and the Social Revolution that Transformed the South. New York, New York: Random House,...

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Ersatz in the Confederacy

Ersatz in the Confederacy

  Massey, Mary Elizabeth. Ersatz in the Confederacy: Shortages and Substitutions on the Southern Homefront. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press,...

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Refugee Life in the Confederacy

Refugee Life in the Confederacy

  Massey, Mary Elizabeth. Refugee Life in the Confederacy. Baton Rouge, Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press, 1964.

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Weary of War

Weary of War

  Mobley, Joe A. Weary of War: Life on the Confederate Home Front. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger Publishers, 2008.

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Reluctant Rebels

Reluctant Rebels

Noe, Kenneth W. Reluctant Rebels: The Confederates Who Joined the Army after 1861. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: The University of North Carolina Press, 2010.

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A Higher Duty

A Higher Duty

  Weitz, Mark A. A Higher Duty: Desertion Among Georgia Troops during the Civil War. Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 2000.

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The Bonfire

The Bonfire

  Wortman, Marc. The Bonfire: The Siege and Burning of Atlanta. New York, New York: PublicAffairs, 2010.

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Major Butler’s Legacy

Major Butler’s Legacy

Bell, Malcolm Jr. Major Butler’s Legacy: Five Generations of a Slaveholding Family. Athens, Georgia: The University of Georgia Press, 1987.

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Days of “Uncertainty and Dread”

Days of “Uncertainty and Dread”

Bennett, Gerald R. Days of “Uncertainty and Dread”: The Ordeal Endured by the Citizens at Gettysburg. Gettysburg: The Gettysburg Foundation,...

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A Strange and Blighted Land

A Strange and Blighted Land

Coco, Gregory A. A Strange and Blighted Land: Gettysburg: The Aftermath of a Battle. Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Thomas Publications,...

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A Vast Sea of Misery

A Vast Sea of Misery

Coco, Gregory A. A Vast Sea of Misery: A history and Guide to the Union and Confederate Field Hospitals at Gettysburg, July 1-November 20, 1863. Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Thomas Publications,...

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Wasted Valor

Wasted Valor

Coco, Gregory A. Wasted Valor: The Confederate Dead at Gettysburg. Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Thomas Publications, 1990.

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Women at Gettysburg 1863

Women at Gettysburg 1863

Conklin, Eileen F. Women at Gettysburg 1863. Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Thomas Publications, 1993.

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The Colors of Courage

The Colors of Courage

Creighton, Margaret S. The Colors of Courage: Gettysburg’s Forgotten History: Immigrants, Women, and African Americans in the Civil War’s Defining Battle. New York: Perseus Books Group,...

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The Hospital on Seminary Ridge at the Battle of Gettysburg

The Hospital on Seminary Ridge at the Battle of Gettysburg

Dreese, Michael A. The Hospital on Seminary Ridge at the Battle of Gettysburg. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers,...

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Gettysburg and the Christian Commission

Gettysburg and the Christian Commission

Hoisington, Daniel J. Gettysburg and the Christian Commission. Roseville, Minnesota: Edinborough Press,...

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Dr. Bullie’s Notes

Dr. Bullie’s Notes

Holmes, James. Dr. Bullie’s Notes: Reminiscences of Early Georgia and of Philadelphia and New Haven in the 1800s. Atlanta: Cherokee Publishing Company, 1976.

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Fathers of Conscience

Fathers of Conscience

Jones, Bernie D. Fathers of Conscience: Mixed-Race Inheritance in the Antebellum South. Athens, Georgia: The University of Georgia Press,...

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A Sanctuary for the Wounded

A Sanctuary for the Wounded

Koontz, Hilda C., ed. A Sanctuary for the Wounded: The Civil War Hospital at Christ Lutheran Church, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church,...

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A Bohemian Brigade

A Bohemian Brigade

Perry, James M. A Bohemian Brigade: The Civil War Correspondents. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2000.

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When the Smoke Cleared at Gettysburg

When the Smoke Cleared at Gettysburg

Sheldon, George. When the Smoke Cleared at Gettysburg: The Tragic Aftermath of the Bloodiest Battle of the Civil War. Nashville: Cumberland House,...

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Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865

Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865. Philadelphia: Dunlap Printing Company, 1913.

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Doctors in Blue: The Medical History of the Union Army in the Civil War

Doctors in Blue: The Medical History of the Union Army in the Civil War

Adams, George Worthington. Doctors in Blue: The Medical History of the Union Army in the Civil War. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1952.

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Five Points

Five Points

Anbinder, Tyler. Five Points: The 19th-Century New York City Neighborhood that Invented Tap Dance, Stole Elections, and Became the World’s Most Notorious Slum. New York: Penguin Putnam, Inc.,...

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The Woolsey Sisters of New York: A Family’s Involvement in the Civil War and a New Profession

The Woolsey Sisters of New York: A Family’s Involvement in the Civil War and a New Profession

Austin, Anne L. The Woolsey Sisters of New York: A Family’s Involvement in the Civil War and a New Profession (1860-1900). Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society,...

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Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898

Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898

Burrows, Edwin G. and Mike Wallace. Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999.

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Gangrene and Glory

Gangrene and Glory

Freemon, Frank R. Gangrene and Glory: Medical Care during the American Civil War. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1998.

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With Courage and Delicacy: Civil War on the Peninsula, Women and the U.S. Sanitary Commission

With Courage and Delicacy: Civil War on the Peninsula, Women and the U.S. Sanitary Commission

Garrison, Nancy Scripture. With Courage and Delicacy: Civil War on the Peninsula, Women and the U.S. Sanitary Commission. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Da Capo Press,...

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Civil War Sisterhood: The U.S. Sanitary Commission and Women’s Politics in Transition

Civil War Sisterhood: The U.S. Sanitary Commission and Women’s Politics in Transition

Giesberg, Judith Ann. Civil War Sisterhood: The U.S. Sanitary Commission and Women’s Politics in Transition. Boston: Northeastern University Press,...

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Women and the Work of Benevolence: Morality, Politics, and Class in the 19th-Century United States

Women and the Work of Benevolence: Morality, Politics, and Class in the 19th-Century United States

Ginzberg, Lori D. Women and the Work of Benevolence: Morality, Politics, and Class in the 19th-Century United States. New Haven: Yale University Press,...

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Mr. Lincoln’s City: An Illustrated Guide to the Civil War Sites of Washington

Mr. Lincoln’s City: An Illustrated Guide to the Civil War Sites of Washington

Lee, Richard M. Mr. Lincoln’s City: An Illustrated Guide to the Civil War Sites of Washington. McLean, Virginia: EPM Publications, Inc., 1981.

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Reveille in Washington: 1860-1865

Reveille in Washington: 1860-1865

Leech, Margaret. Reveille in Washington: 1860-1865. New York: Time Incorporated, 1941.

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Fort Monroe: Key to the South

Fort Monroe: Key to the South

Quarstein, John V. and Dennis Mroczkowski. Fort Monroe: Key to the South. Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2000.

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Women at the Front: Hospital Workers in Civil War America

Women at the Front: Hospital Workers in Civil War America

Schultz, Jane E. Women at the Front: Hospital Workers in Civil War America. Chapel Hill: The University of North Caroline Press, 2004.

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City of Women: Sex and Class in New York 1789-1860

City of Women: Sex and Class in New York 1789-1860

Stansell, Christine. City of Women: Sex and Class in New York 1789-1860. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1982.

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Civil War Medicine

Civil War Medicine

Wilbur, C. Keith. Civil War Medicine. Guilford, Connecticut: The Globe Pequot Press, 1998.

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