The Civil War

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The Civil War

The Second Year Told by Those Who Lived It

By Stephen W. Sears (Editor)

Library of America, Hardcover, 9781598531442, 873pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2012

The Library of America's ambitious four-volume series continues with this entry that traces events from January 1862 to January 1863, an unforgettable portrait of the crucial year that turned a secessionist rebellion into a war of emancipation.

About the Author
STEPHEN W.SEARS, editor, is the author of George B. McClellan: The Young Napoleon; Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam; To the Gates of Richmond: The Peninsula Campaign; Chancellorsville; and Gettysburg. He has also edited The Civil War Papers of George B. McClellan.