Puget Sound Civil War Roundtable

Civil War Education, Remembrance and Preservation

BOOKS

The titles listed below are some of the favorites of Roundtable members. Scroll down to the right shelf, find the book you want, then click on the image to purchase it directly from Amazon.com.



1861
by Adam Goodheart



A World on Fire: Britain's Crucial Role in the American Civil War
by Amanda Foreman



1864: Lincoln at the Gates of History
by Charles Bracelen Flood



Abraham Lincoln, a Man of Faith and Courage: Stories of Our Most Admired President
by Joe Wheeler



All for the Union: The Civil War Diary & Letters of Elisha Hunt Rhodes
by Elisha Hunt Rhodes, Robert Hunt Rhodes, Geoffrey C. Ward



An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge:
by Ambrose Bierce



American Civil War Fortifications: Land and Field Fortifications
by Ron Field, Peter Dennis



April 1865: The Month That Saved America
by Jay Winick



Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
by James M. McPherson



The Battle of Belmont: Grant Strikes South
by Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes Jr.



The Battle of the Ironclads
by John V. Quarstein



The Beleaguered City: The Vicksburg Campaign, December 1862-July 1863
by Shelby Foote



Bold Dragoon: The Life of J.E.B. Stuart
by Emory M. Thomas



Civil War Hospital Sketches
by Louisa May Alcott



The Civil War
by Robert Paul Jordan



The Civil War: A Narrative, Vol. 1 Fort Sumter to Perryville
by Shelby Foote



The Civil War: A Narrative, Vol. 3 Red River to Appomattox
by Shelby Foote



The Civil War: A Narrative: Vol. 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian
by Shelby Foote



The Complete Civil War Road Trip Guide



Civil War Road Trip Volume 2



Civil War Road Trip Volume 1



Civil War Sites, 2nd: The Official Guide to the Civil War Discovery Trail
by Civil War Preservation Trust, James Campi



The Civil War in the Western Territories: Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah
by Ray C. Colton



The Civil War Soldier: A Historical Reader
by Michael Barton, Larry M. Logue



Civil War Winchester
by Jerry W. Holsworth



The Confederate War
by Gary W. Gallagher



Co. Aytch First Tennessee Regiment
by Sam R. Watkins



Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War
by Tony Horwitz



The Day Freedom Died: The Colfax Massacre, the Supreme Court, and the Betrayal of Reconstruction
by Charles Lane



The Darkest Days of the War: The Battles of Iuka and Corinth
by Peter Cozzens



Destruction and Reconstruction: Personal Experiences of the Civil War
by Richard Taylor



Field Artillery Weapons of the Civil War, revised edition
by James C. Hazlett, Edwin Olmstead, M. Hume Parks



Did Lincoln Own Slaves?: And Other Frequently Asked Questions about Abraham Lincoln
by Gerald J. Prokopowicz



Fighting for the Confederacy: The Personal Recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander
by Edward Porter Alexander



General Sherman's Christmas: Savannah, 1864
by Stanley Weintraub



Fort Pillow Massacre
by US Congress



Generals in Bronze: Interviewing the Commanders of the Civil War
by William B. Styple




The Gettysburg Campaign
by Edwin B. Coddington



George B. McClellan: The Young Napoleon
by Stephen W. Sears



Grant and Sherman: The Friendship That Won the Civil War
by Charles Bracelen Flood



Hardtack and Coffee: Soldier's Life in the Civil War
by John D. Billings



Hospital Sketches
By Louisa May Alcott



The Horrid Pit: The Battle of the Crater, the Civil War's Cruelest Mission
by Alan Axelrod



Jeff Shaara's Civil War Battlefields
by Jeff Shaara



In the Very Thickest of the Fight: The Civil War Service of the 78th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment
By Steve Raymond



John Ransom's Diary Andersonville
by John Ransom, David Thorn



The Life of Billy Yank: The Common Soldier of the Union
by Bell Irvin Wiley



The Legacy of the
Civil War
by Robert Penn Warren



The Life of Johnny Reb: The Common Soldier of the Confederacy
by Bell Irvin Wiley



Lincoln's Spymaster: Thomas Haines Dudley and the Liverpool Network
by David Hepburn Milton



Lincoln's Greatest Speech: The Second Inaugural
by Ronald C. White Jr.



Master of War: The Life of General George H. Thomas
by Benson Bobrick



Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
by Frederick Douglass



Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War by Tony Horwitz



On Hallowed Ground: The Story of Arlington National Cemetery
by Robert M. Poole



The Personal Memoirs of Julia Dent Grant (Mrs. Ulysses S. Grant)
by Julia Dent Grant



On War
by General Carl von Clausewitz



Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant
by Ulysses Simpson Grant



Recollections of a Confederate Staff Officer
by G. Moxley Sorrel



The Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee
by Captain Robert Edward Lee



Redemption: The Last Battle of the Civil War
by Nicholas Lemann



Secrets Of A Civil War Submarine: Solving The Mysteries Of The H. L. Hunley
by Sally M. Walker



Richmond During the War; Four Years of Personal Observation By a Richmond Lady
by Sallie B. Putnam



September Suspense: Lincoln's Union in Peril
by Dennis E. Frye



Shiloh
by James Reasoner



Shiloh and the Western Campaign of 1862
by Edward Cunningham, Gary D. Joiner and Timothy B. Smith



Shiloh, 1862
by Winston Groom



Shenandoah Valley Campaign of 1864
Edited by Gary W. Gallagher



Starving the South: How the North Won the Civil War
by Andrew F. Smith



The Slaves War
by Andrew Ward



A Stillness at Appomattox
by Bruce Catton



Stealing the General: The Great Locomotive Chase and the First Medal of Honor
by Russell S. Bonds



Tell Me of Lincoln: Memories of Abraham Lincoln, the Civil War, and Life in Old New York
by James Edward Kelly, William B. Styple, and James E. Kelly



This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War
by James M. McPherson



They Fought Like Demons: Women Soldiers in the Civil War
by De Anne Blanton, Lauren M. Cook



This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War
by Drew Gilpin Faust



Three Days in the Shenandoah: Stonewall Jackson at Front Royal and Winchester
by Gary Ecelbarger



Three Months in the Southern States; April-June 1863
by Arthur J. L. Fremantle



Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief
by James M. McPherson



The Union War
by Gary W. Gallagher



Uncle Tom's Cabin: Or Life Among The Lowly
by Harriet Beecher Stowe, Jean Fagan Yellin



A View of the Constitution of the United States of America
by William Rawle



We are in for it!: The First Battle of Kernstown
by
Gary L. Ecelbarger



Warship Under Sail: The USS Decatur in the Pacific West
by Lorraine McConaghy



West Pointers and the Civil War: The Old Army in War and Peace
by Wayne Wei-siang Hsieh



Wilderness: A Tale of the Civil War
by Robert Penn Warren



Where Men Only Dare to Go: Or the Story of a Boy Company, C.S.A.
by Royall W. Figg, Robert K. Krick