Alfred A. Knopf, New York (1990), 1990. Alfred A. Knopf, New York. First Edition 09/05/1990 Seventh Printing. Black cloth over boards. gold lettering. show more ↓
The complete text of the bestselling narrative history of the Civil War--based on the celebrated PBS television series. This illustrated edition interweaves the author's narrative with the voices of the men and women who lived through that cataclysmic trail of our nationhood, from Abraham Lincoln to ordinary foot soldiers. Includes essays by distinguished historians of the era.
It was the greatest war in American history. It was waged in 10,000 places—from Valverde, New Mexico, and Tullahoma, Tennessee, to St. Albans, Vermont, and Fernandina on the Florida coast. More than 3 million Americans. Near Mint / Near Mint. Item #971
Alfred A. Knopf, New York. First Edition 09/05/1990 Seventh Printing. Near Mint (as New) Solid, Clean, No writing. Black cloth over boards. gold lettering. DJ Mint, clean vibrant, no shelf wear.
The companion volume to the celebrated PBS television series, with a new preface to mark its twenty-fifth anniversary
With more than 500 illustrations: rare Civil War photographs—many never before published—as well as paintings, lithographs, and maps reproduced in full color `.