Category Archives: Reference

Kentucky Soldiers and Their Regiments in the Civil War (compiled by Steven L. Wright)

One of the best things about resources available on the American Civil War is that many are published, written or compiled by amateur historians who have developed a niche that few if any professional types would go in the direction … Continue reading

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Historical Markers of Williamson County Tennessee, Revised

Williamson County, Tennessee historian Rick Warwick published the initial volume of Historical Markers of Williamson County Tennessee in 1999. In the past eleven years the county has added an additional 69 two-sided highway markers and 14 Tennessee Civil War Trail … Continue reading

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Brady Civil War photos pop in this oversized book

I was near a Books-a-Million store this past weekend and I always like checking the bargain table for Civil War books. I was not disappointed. I picked up a copy of Wayne Youngblood’s Mathew B. Brady: America’s First Great Photographer … Continue reading

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Civil War Battles: The Maps of Jedediah Hotchkiss

Booknote: This book has not been reviewed yet.Darrin Dickey (darrin@pastigo.com) is one of the panel reviewers. We still need a lead-reviewer for this book. Civil War Battles: The Maps of Jedediah Hotchkiss. Author: Chester G Hearn. Thunder Bay Books, 16o … Continue reading

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The 10th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War: A History and Roster

The 10th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War: A History and Roster. by Dennis W. Belcher. Published by McFarland Publishing (800-253-2187) Reviewed by Kraig McNutt. I just have two main issues with this book. One, I wish it were … Continue reading

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The South Carolina Encyclopedia by Walter Edgar

The South Carolina Encyclopedia by Walter Edgar Edition: Hardcover Reviewed by Kraig McNutt. There are single books on South Carolina that are available for the serious student. For example The History of Beaufort County, South Carolina: 1514-1861 will give one … Continue reading

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The Gale Library Of Daily Life: American Civil War

The Gale Library of Daily Life: American Civil. A new two-volume, 600 page set, titled – Gale Library of Daily Life: American Civil War – has just been published and it is a vital addition for the serious student of … Continue reading

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