Gotham at War: New York City, 1860-1865 (Paperback)

New York City, 1860-1865

By Edward K. Spann

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 9780842050579, 213pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2002



Gotham at War is an accessible, entertaining account of America's biggest and most powerful urban center during the Civil War. New York City mobilized an enthusiastic but poorly trained military force during the first month of the war that helped pr

About the Author

Edward K. Spann is emeritus professor of history and distinguished professor in arts and sciences at Indiana State University.