Recent additions 

December  2014
The Chickamauga Campaign-A Mad Irregular Battle-David Powell
"The Devil's To Pay" John Buford at Gettysburg-A History and walking Tour-Eric J. Wittenberg
November  2014
Lincoln's Labels-American's Best Known Brands and the Civil War-James M. Schmidt
The American Civil War-The Emergence of Total Warfare-Doughty, Gruber, Flint, Grimsley, Herring, Howard, Lynn, Murry
Guest of  Honor-Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House Dinner That Shocked a Nation-Deborah Davis
September 2014
Campaigns of a Non-Combatant- George Alfred Townsend
Confederate Operations in Canada and New York-John W. Headley
Detailed Minutiae of Soldier Life-Carlton McCarthy
Four Years in Rebel Capitals-Thomas Cooper DeLeon
In and Out of Rebel Prisons-Alonzo Cooper
Life in the Confederate Army-William Watson
Personal Recollections of a CavalryMan-J.H. Kidd
Recollections of a Private-Warren Lee Goss
A Soldiers Recollections-Randolph H. McKim
The Story of A Cannoneer under Stonewall Jackson-Edward A. Moore
Reminiscemces of the Civil War-John B. Gordon
Three Years in the Sixth Corps-George T. Stevens
June 2014
Captain Joseph Boyce and the 1st  Missouri Infantry, C.S.A.  Edited by William C. Winter
Johnstown Flood-Incredible Story behind  one of the most devastating Natural Disasters America has ever known-David McCullough
April 2014
For Honor and Union-CW diary of Arthur P. McCullough- George T. McCullough
Maney's Confederate Brigade at the Battle of Perryville-Stuart W. Sanders
Staff Ride Handbook for the Battle of Perryville, 8 Oct 1862-Robert Cameron
Voices from Tishomingo-Eyewitness Account of the Battle of Brice's Cross Roads-H.L. Hanna.
Mar 2014
Twenty-Five Hours to Tragedy-the Battle of Spring Hill and Operations on November 29, 1864, Precursor to the Battle of Franklin-Jamie Gillum
Jan 2014
The Battle for the Fourteenth Colony-American War for Liberation of Canada-1774-1776-Mark Anderson
"Mr. President" George Washinton and the making of the Presidency-Harlow Giles Unger    Done
Dec 2013
Roots of Secession-Slavery and Politics in Antebellum Virginia    William A. Link
Tullahoma-1863 Campaign for the Control of Middle Tennessee-Michael R. Bradley         Done  
Oct 2013
Secessionville-Assault on Charleston-Patrick Brennan
Sept  2013
Two Years Before the Paddlewheel-Charles F. Guther, Mississippi River Confederate-ed Bruce S.Allardice & Wayne L. Wolf    Done
The Battle of Pickett's Mill-Along the Dead Line-Brad Butkovich
The Grand Design-Strategy and the U.S. Civil War-Donald Stoker         Done
The Stones River and Tullahoma Campaigns-Christopher L. Kolakowski    Done
June 2013
Season of Fire-The Confederate Strike on Washington-Joseph Judge
Jubal Earely's Raid on Washington 1864-Benjamin Cooling       Done
Harrisburg and the Civil War-Defending the Keystone of the Union-Cooper H. Wingert
Pandora's Lunchbox-How Processed Food Took Over the American Meal-Melanie Warner    Done
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle-A Year of Food Life-Barbara Kingslover      Done
Confederate Veteran 1893-1923    DVD
Illinois Civil War Regimental Histories Book Collection    DVD
The Civil War Through the Camera-Henry Elson (in 1912)   DVD
Point Lookout, Maryland Sketches  (48 color ink drawing produced in 1864 by a Confederate prisoner at Point Lookout.)  CD
May 2013
A Shattered Nation:The Rise and Fall of the Confederacy 1861-1868    Ruybin, Anne Sarah
Battle of Belmont-Grant Strikes South    Hughes, Nathaniel Cheaires, Jr
Bentonville, Battle of-Last Stand in the Carolinas    Bradley, Mark
Bushwhackers-Civil War in N. Carolina-The Mountains    Trotter, William R.     Done
Civil War in N. Carolina    Barrett, John G.
Colonel John Pelham-Lee's Artillerist    Hassler, William Woods
Cotton Kingdom, The    Olmsted, Frederick Law                                      Done
Damned Yankee-The Life of General Nathaniel Lyon    Phillips, Christopher
Day Dixie Died, The-Southern Occupation 1865-1866    Goodrich, Thomas & Debra
Desolated South 1865-1866    Trowbridge, John T.
Disrupted Decades-The Civil War and Reconstruction Years    Jones, Robert H.
New York Draft Riots-Significance for American Society and Politics-Civil War    Bernstein, Iver
Port Hudson Campaign, 1862-1863    Cunningham, Edward
Port Hudson Confederate Bastion on the Mississippi    Hewitt, Lawrence
Reintegration of American History-Slavery and the Civil War    Freehling, William W. 
Seige of Charleston 1861-1865    Burton, E. Milby
Seige of Vicksburg-7 month battle that Sealed Confed Fate    Wheeler, Richard
Slavery and Freedom-Willie Lee Rose    Freehling, William W.  edit.
South, The-Journey through the desolated states    Towbridge, John T.
Story the Soldiers Wouldn't Tell-Sex in the Civil War    Lowry, Thomas P. M.D.               Done
The Fiery Trail-A Union Officers account of Sherman's Last Campaign    Harwell & Racome
This Astounding Close-The Road to Bennett Place    Bradley, Mark
War of Another Kind-A Southern Community in the Great Rebellion    Durrill, Wayne K.
Yankee Blitzkrieg-Wilson's Raid Through Ala. and Georgia    Jones, James Pickett
April 2013
An Irishman in the Iron Brigade-The Civil War Mmmoirs of James P. Sullivan, Sergt., Company K. 6th Wisconsin Volunteers,
 by  William J.K.Beaudot and Lance J. Herdegen
Corinth 1862-Siege, Battle, Occupation-Tim Smith
History of the Sixteenth Tennessee Volunteer Infantry Regiment Vol II-Jamie Gillum
Lee's Bold Plan for Point Lookout-Jack E. Schairer                Done
Jan 2013
The Iron Brigade in Civil War and Memory-The Black Hats from Bull Run to Appomattox and Thereafter-Lance J. Herdegen Done
Justice or Atrocity-General George E.Pickett and the Kinston, N.C. Hangings-Gerard A. Patterson     Done
P.G.T. Beauregard-Napoleon in Gray-T. Harry Williams
Nov. 2012
The Half  Not Told-The Civil War in a Frontier Town-Preston Filbert           Done
A Rebel Came Home-The Diary and Letters of Floride Clemson 1863-1866-edited by Ernest McPherson Lander Jr & Charles M. McGee, Jr.
The State Of  Jones-The Small Southern County that Seceded from the Confederacy-Sally Jenkins and John Stauffer   Done
Oct 2012
Eyewitnesses at the Battle of Franklin-Compiled and edited by David R. Logsdon
Eyewitnesses at the Battle of Stones River-Compiled and edited by David R.Logsdon
The Army That Buell Built-Richard J. Reid, EdD.
Battle of the Wilderness May 5-6, 1864-Gordon C. Rhea    (present book being discussed by our online discussion group)  Done
Charlotte's Boys-Civil War Letters of the Branch Family of Savannah-Mauriel Phillips Joslyn
Josie Underwood's Civil War Diary-edited by Nancy Disher Baird
Yankee Tigers II-Civil War Field Correspondence from the Tiger Regiment of Ohio-edited by Richard a. Baumgartner
(125th Ohio-Opdycke' Tigers)
The Maps of Antietam-Bradley M. Gottfried
The Petersburg Campaign-Vol 1, The Eastern Front Battles June-August 1864   Edwin C. Bearss, with Bryce A. Suderow
The Battle of Brice's Crossroads (Civil War Sesquicentennial Series)-Steward L.Bennett    Done
Sept 2012
General James Longstreet-The Confederacy's Most Modern General- LTC Harold M. Knudsen    Done
No Higher Honor-A Memoir of My Years in Washington-Condoleessa Rice   
June 2012
Disunion-The Coming of The American Civil War, 1789-1859  Elizabeth Varon              Done
E.P. Alexander and the Artillery Action in the Peach Orchard  R.L. Murray     Done
The Political Economy of Slavery-Studies in the Economy and Sociery of the Slave South-Eugene D. Genovese    Done
Midnight Rising-John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War-Tony Horwitz    Done
May 2012
Point Lookout-Prison Camp for Confederates-Edwin W. Beitzell  (from the Robert Younger Collection)     Done
Confidential Correspndence of Gustavus Vasa Fox-Gustavus Vasa Fox 2 volumes   (from the Robert Younger Collection)
April 2012
The Maryland Campaign of September 1862 Vol. 1- South Mountain  by Ezra A Carman
A Brotherhood of Valor-The Common Soldiers of the Stonewall Brigade, C.S.A. and the Iron Brigade, U.S.A by Jeffry D. Wert     Done
Showing the Flag-The Civil War Naval Diary of Moses Safford, USS Constelation-Lawrence Bopp & Stepehn R. Bockmiller
March 2012
Modernizing A Slave Economy-The Economic Vision of the Confederate Nation-John Majewski    Done
Perryville Under Fire-The Aftermath of Kentucky's Largest Civil War Battle-Stuart W. Sanders     Done
The Confederate Alamo-Bloodbath at Petersburg's Fort Gregg on April 2, 1865-John J. Fox III   For Sunday evening book discussion.  Done
February 2012
The Battle of Perryville and the Sixteenth Tennessee Infantry Regiment-A Re-evaluation-Jamie Gillium      Done
History of the Sixteenth Tennessee Volunteer Infantry Regiment  Vol 1.  We Were Spoiling for a Fight-April 1861-August 1862-
Jamie Gillium
January 2012
The Horrid Pit, the Battle of the Crater, the Civil War's Cruelest Mission-Alan Axelrod     Done
Atlas to accompany the Official Records-DVD
Photography History of the Civil War, in Ten Volumes-DVD
November '11
Thunder Across the Swamp-The Fight for the Lower Mississippi, February 1863-May 1863-Donald S. Frazier   Done
Baptism Of Fire-The 44th Missouri, 175th Ohio, and the 183rd Ohio at the Battle of Franklin by Eirc A. Jacobson and Richard A. Rupp  Done
September '11
A World On Fire-Britain's Crucial Role in the American Civil War-Amanda Foreman
A Year in the South 1865-4 ordinary people who lived thru the Most Tumultuous Twelve Months in American History    Done
Stephen V. Ash  
July '11
The Last Citadel-Petersburg, Virginia, June 1864-April 1865-Noah Andre Trudeau     Done   book group project
A Peoples History of The Civil War-David Williams
Islands of the Damned-A Marine at War in the Pacific-R.V.Burgin               Done
Caution & Cooperation-The American Civil War in British American Relations-Phillip E. Myers   Done
June '11
Battle of Brice's Crossroads, A Study in Warfighting-Nathan Bedford Forrest-by Parker Hills     Done
Oh for Dixie! The Civil War Record and Diary of Capt. William V. Davis-30th Mississippi Infantry, C.S.A.-
Joe and Lavon Ashley
Civil War Diary of William R. Dyer-A Member of Forrest's Escort-Wayne Bradshaw
Fanny Kemble's Civil Wars-Catherine Clinton
The Plantation Mistress-Woman's World in the Old South-Catherine Clinton
Hearts of Fire-the Best of Battles and Leaders of the Civil War-Ed. Harold Holzer
Mosby's Rangers-The True Adventues of the Most Famous Command of the Civil War-Jeffry D. Wert
No Soap, No Pay, Diarrhea, Dysentery & Desertion-A Composite Diary of the Last 16 Months of the Confederacy from 1864-1865-
As seen by the soldiers, farmers, clerks, nurses, sailors, farm girls, merchants, nuns, surgeons, chaplains and wifes.
Jeff Toalson, editor
A Glorious Army, Robert E. Lee's Triumph 1862-1863-Jeffry D. Wert
The Battle of Shiloh-National Park Civil War Series
Eyewitnesses at the Battle of Perryville-Compiled and edited  by  David R. Logsdon
May '11
The Chatfield Story-CW Letters and Diaries of Private Edward L.Chatfield of the 113th Ill. Volunteers-
Terry M.McCarty with Margaret Ann Chatfield McCarty
Editors Make War-Southern Newspapers in the Secession Crisis-Donald E Reynolds  
Confederate Home Front-Mongomery During the Civil War-William Warren Rogers, Jr      Done
The Battle of Monroe's Crossroads-and the Civil War's Final Campaign-Eric Wittenberg
The Bonfire-The Siege and Buring of Atlanta-Marc Wortman     Done
April '11
American Uprising-The Untold Story of America's Largest Slave Revolt-Daniel Rasmussen    Done
Manifest Destinies-America'sWestward Expansion and the Road to the Civil War-Steven E. Woodworth     Done
Catherine of Aragon-The Spanish Queen of Henry VIII-Giles Tremlett
She-Wolves-The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth-Helen Castor
The Battle of Britain-Five Months that Changed History May-Oct 1940-James Holland
History Buffs Guide to the Civil War-Thomas R. Flagel
Guns of the Civil War-Dennis Adler
March 11
Agent of Destiny-The Life and Times of General Winfield Scott-John S.D. Eisenhower    Done
The Last Confederate General, John C. Vaughn and his East Tennessee Cavalry- Larry Gordon
Major General Robert E. Rodes of the Army of Northern Virginia-  Darrell L. Collins     
Punitive War-Confederate Guerrillas and Union Reprisals-Clay Mountcastle
Shadow of Shiloh, Major General Lew Wallace in the Civil War-Gail Stephens
How Private Peck Put Down the Rebellion-by George Peck           Done
Ashes of Glory-Richmond at War-Ernest Furgurson           Done
Jan' 11
Failure in the Saddle-Nathan Bedford Forrest, Joseph Wheeler, and the Confederate Cavalry in the Chickamauga Campaingn-David A. Powell   Done
The Maps of Chickamauga-An Atlas of the Chickamauga Campaign, Including the Tullahoma Operations, June 22-Sept 23, 1863-
David A. Powell, Cartography by David A. Friedrichs
Secret and Sacred-The Diaries of James Henry Hammond, a Southern Slaveholder-Edited by Carol Bleser    Done
The Day Dixie Died-The Battle of Atlanta-Gary Ecelbarger             Done
Grant and Sherman-The Friendship That Won the War-Charles Bracelen Flood      Done, online group project
Nov '10
Travel on Southern Antebellum Railroads-1828-1860-Eugene Alvarez      Done
The Hoofs and Guns of the Storm-Chicago's Civil War Connections-Arnie Bernstein
The Wilderness Campaign-Gary Gallagher      Done
Last Train from Atlanta-A.A.Hoekling            Done
Southwest Virginia's Railroad-Modernization and the Sectional Crisis in the Civil War Era-Kenneth Noe
Politics and Power in a Slave Society-Alabama 1800-1860-J. Mills Thornton III           Done
Ratification-The People Debate the Constitution 1787-1788-Pauline Maier
Oct '10
Albert Sidney Johnston-Soldier of Three Republics-Charles Roland      Done
A History of the Southern Confederacy-Clement Eaton      Done
 (A brilliant expostition of the social, political, and military history of the south during the Civil War) originally pub 1964
Bloody Crimes-The Chase for Jefferson Davis and the Death Pageant for Lincoln's Corpse-James Swanson
Sept '10
Shanks-The Life and Wars of General Nathan G. Evans, CSA-Silverman, Thomas,Jr, and Evans    Done
This Cruel War-The Civil War Letters of Grant and Malinda Taylor-ed. by Ann Blomquist and Robert A. Taylor
A Just and Righteous Cause-Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War Memoir-ed by Bruce Dingels and Shirley A. Leckie     Done
The Secret Service of the Confederate States in Europe-James Bullock   HB 2 vol set
August '10
Confederate Reckoning-Power and Politics in the Civil War South-Stephanie McCurry    Done
A Long Way Gone-Memoirs of a Boy Soldier-ishmael beah  (Sierra Leone)    Done
Undaunted Courage-Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson and the Opening of the American West-Stephen Ambrose    Done
June '10
War of the Aeronauts-A History of Ballooning in the Civil War-Charles M. Evans
The Imperiled Union-Essays on the Background of the Civil War-Kenneth M. Stamp
Turned Inside Out-Recollections of a Private Soldier in the Army of the Potomac-Frank Wilkeson   Done
Southern Lady, Yankee Spy  True Story of Elizabeth Van Lew, A Union Agent in the Heart of the Confederacy-Elizabeth R. Varon
Narrative of William W. Brown-A Fugitive Slave-William W. Brown
Civil  War in Spotsylvania County-Confederate Campfires at the Crossroads-Michael Aubrecht
Life and Letters of "Stonewall" Jackson, by his Wife Mary Anna Jackson
Lost Victories-The Military Genius of Stonewall Jackson-Bevin Alexander
Civil War Papers of George B. McClellan-Selected Correspondence 1860-1865, edited by Stephen W. Sears.
Maryland Voices of the Civil War, ed. by Charles W. Mitchell
Valley Thunder-The Battle of New Market and the Opening of the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, May 1864-Charles Knight    Done
May '10
Antietam-The Battle that Changed the Course of the Civil War-James McPherson
Judah P. Benjamin-The Jewish Confederate- Eli N. Evans
The Mysterious Private Thompson-the Double Life of Sarah Emma Edmonds, Civil War Soldie Laura Leedy Gansler     Done
Civil War Battles-The Maps of Jedediah Hotchkiss-Chester Hearn-Mike Marino
The Battle of Brandy Station-North America''s Largest Cavalry Battle-Eric Wittenberg
The Civil War at Perryville-Battling for the Bluegrass-Christopher L. Kolakowski     Done
Gullah Statesman-Robert Smalls From Slavery to Congress, 1839-1915- Edward A. Miller, Jr.
Showdown in Virginia-The 1861 Convention and the Fate of the Union-edited by William Freehling & Craig Simpson   Done
April '10
Johnson, Grant & the Politics of Reconstruction-Martin E. Mantell
March '10
Jack  Hinson's One-Man War-A Civil War Sniper-Tom C. McKenney
The Civil War Diary of Clara Solomon-Growing up in New Orleans 1861-1862   Edited by Elliott Ashkenaza
Shenandoah Valley Campaign of 1862-edited by Gary W. Gallagher    Done
Shenandoah Valley Campaign of 1864-edited by Gary W. Gallagher   Done
Cold Harbor-Grant and Lee, May 26-June 3, 1864-Gordon C. Rhea
Like a Meteor Blazing Brighter-The Short but Controvrsial Life of Colonel Ulric Dahlgren-Eric J. Wittenberg    Done
My Bondage and My Freedom-Fredrick Douglass
Chessboard of War, The-Sherman and Hood in the Autumn Campaigns of 1864-Anne J. Bailey
Experiment in Rebellion-Clifford Dowdey
Joseph E. Johnston and the Defense of Richmond-Steven H. Newton
January 2010
Grant's Secret Service-William B. Feis             Done
Lincoln's Abolitionist General-Biogrophy of David Hunter-Edward A. Miller    Done
Blood Image-Turner Ashby in the Civil War and the Southern Mind-Paul Christopher Anderson  Done
Not War But Murder-Cold Harbor 1864-Ernest B. Furgurson
December 09
The Last Empress-Madame Chiang Kai Shek and the Birth of Modern China-Hannah Pakula
Agriculture and the Civil War-Paul W. Gates                                     Done
The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution, 1763-1789 (Oxford History of the United States)" Robert Middlekauff
Empire of Liberty-A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815 (Oxford History of the United States)-Gordon Wood
What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848 (Oxford History of the United States)" Daniel Walker Howe
The Heritage Guide to the Constitution- Edwin Meese
Bleeding Kansas: Contested Liberty in the Civil War Era- Nicole Etcheson       Done      
The Battle of New Market  William C. Davis      Done
Nathan Bedford Forrest: A Biography  Jack Hurst  
Sharpshooters 1750-1900  Gary Yee
A Separate Country-Robert Hicks (A Novel)    Done
November 09
This Republic of Suffering-Death and the American Civil War-Drew Gilpin Faust    Done
Fields of Blood-The Praire Grove Campaign-William Shea            Done
A Savage Conflict-The Decisive Role of Gurrrillas in the American Civil War-Daniel E. Sutherland   Done
War Like the Thunderbolt, The Battle and Burning of Atlanta-Russell S. Bonds
Roll Jordan, Roll, The World the Slaves Made-Eugene D. Genovese
Time On The Cross-The Economics of American Negro Slavery-Robert Willian Fogel and Stanley L. Engerman          Done 
October 09
The Fighting McCooks-America's Famous Fighting Family-Charles and Barbara Whalen
Sept 09
Blood &Treasure-Confederate Empire in the Southwest-Donald S. Frazier     Done
July 09
General A.P.Hill-The Story of a Confederate Warrior-by James I. Robertson, Jr.    Done 
Reading The Man-A Portrait of Robert E. Lee Through his Private Letters-Elizabeth Brown Pryor
The Maps of First Bull Run-Bradley M. Gottfried
The Battle of Shiloh-And the organizations Engaged-David W. Reed, With a CD-Rom of the Detailed Maps of the Battle
-with intro by Timothy B. Smith  
The Shiloh Campaign-edited by Steven E. Woodworth  (Essays contributed by western theater historians)    Done
June 09
Opdycke Tigers  125th OVI-by Charles T. Clark, Captain Co. F, 1895 (Reprint)
Dan McCook's Regiment, 52nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, 1862-1865  Nixon B. Stewart
Fire in the Cane Field-The Federal Invasion of Louisiana and Texas, January 1861-January 1863-
Donald S. Frazier    Done
The Confederate Ninth Tennessee Infantry-James R. Fleming            Done
Blood & Sacrifice-The Civil War Journal of a Confederate Soldier - William Pitt Chambers
edited by Richard A. Baumgartner                                                    Done
Camp Nelson, Kentucky-A Civil War History  Richard D. Sears   Reading
Contested Borderland-The Civil War in Appalachian Kentucky and Virginia
Brian D. McKnight                Done
The Warrior Generals Conbat Leadership in the Civil War-Thomas B. Buell
Combat-The Civil War-Don Congdon
April 09
Battle of Richmond Kentucky-Kenneth A. Hafendorfer    Done
Dissonance-The Turbulent Days Between Fort Sumter and Bull Run-David Detzer    Done
Under Custer's Command-The Civil War Journal of James Henry Avery-
Compiled by Karla Jean Hasby, edited by Eric J. Wittenberg
A Soldier's General-The Civil War Letters of Major General Lafayette McLaws-
edited by John C. Oeffinger
March 09
Mary Chesnut's Civil War-Edited by C.Vann Woodward
Fighting for the Confederacy-The Personal Recollections of
General Edward Porter Alexander- Edited by Gary W. Gallagher
A Southern Boy in Blue-The Memoir of Marcus Woodcock, 9th Kentucky Infantry (U.S.A.)
Edited by Kenneth W. Noe
The Oxford Dictionary of Civil War Quotations-Edited by John D. Wright
February 09
Stonewall Jackson's Valley Campaign-Shenandoah 1862-Peter Cozzens
January 09
Dixie Betrayed-How the South Really Lost the War-David J. Eicher   Done
A Crisis in Confederate Command, Edmund Kirby Smith, Richard Taylor
and the Army of the Trans-Mississippi
-Jeffery Prushankin                  Done
Rebel Chief-The Motley Life of Colonel William Holland Thomas, C.S.A.  Paul A Thomsen
General Lee's Army, From Victory to Collapse- Joseph T. Glatthaar
Little Phil-A Reassessment of the Civil War Leadership of Gen. Philip H. Sheridan
Eric J. Witterberg                                                                                          Done
Farragut, America's First Admiral-Robert J. Schneller, Jr.
November 08
DonnyBrook, The Battle of Bull Run, 1861-David Detzer                   Reading
Canadians in the Civil War-Claire Hoy
The Army of the Pacific, 1860-1866-Aurora Hunt              Done
Redemption, The Last Battle of the Civil War-Nicholas Lemann        Done
October 08
Southern Storm-Sherman's March to the Sea-Noah Andre Trudeau   Done
August-Sept. 08
A Slave No More-Two Men Who Escaped to Freedom, including their own Naratives of Emancipation
David W. Blight                                                                                      Done
July 08
The Secession Impulse  Alabama and Mississippi in 1860  William L. Barney
The Secession Movement in Virginia-1847-1861,  Henry T. Shanks  pub.1970 (reprint of 1934)   Done
Confederate Home Front  Montgomery During the Civil War  William Warren Rodgers,  Jr.    Done
Rebel StoreHouse-Florida's Contribution to the Confederacy  Robert A. Taylor    Done
Swamp Doctor, The Diary of a Union Surgeon in the Virginia & North Carolina Marshes
- edited by Thomas P. Lowry, M.D.
Headquarters in the Brush, Blazer's Independent Union Scouts, Darl L. Stephenson
June 08
Emma's World, An Intimate Look at Lives Touched by the Civil War Era
Shirley Blotnick Moskow   (Letters to Emma Sargent Barbour)                   Done
Grant-Jean Edwards Smith
May 08
Time Life  Collectors Library of the Civil War:
   Confederate Operations In Canada and New York-John W. Headley
   Narrative of a Blockade Runner-John Wilkinson       Done
   War From the Inside-Frederick L. Hitchcock
Sherman's Horsemen-Union Cavalry Operations in the Atlanta Campaign-David Evans
A Nation Transformed-How the Civil War Changed American Forever-
Gerald S. Henry and Eric Niderost
The Heavens are Weeping-The Diaries of George R. Browder 1852-1886
Edited by Richard Troutman
April 08
Reluctant Witnesses-Children's Voices from the Civil War-Emmy E. Werner     Done
Roll Call to Destiny, The Soldier's Eye View of Civil War Battles       
Brent Nosworthy                                                                                       Done
Feb. 08
Allegiance-Forts Sumter, Charleston, and the Beginning of the Civil War-
David Detzer                                                                                             Done
Days of Defiance-Sumter, Secession, and the Coming of the Civil War-Maury Klein                                                             
Africans in America-America's Journey through Slavery-
Charles Johnson, Patricia Smith, and the WGBH Series Research Team
Jan. 08
Confederate Industry, Manufacturers and Quartermasters in the Civil War-
Harold S. Wilson                                                                                          Done
Slavery and the Making of  America-James Oliver Horton/Lois E. Horton
Willian Lowndes Yancey and The Coming of the Civil War-Eric H. Walther
Reluctant Confederates-Upper South Unionists in The Secessionist Crisis-Daniel Croft  Done
Oct. 07
Copperheads, The Rise and Fall of Lincoln's Opponents in the North-
Jennifer L. Weber                                                                                         Done
Cry Havoc! The Crooked Road to Civil War, 1861-Nelson D. Lankford  Done
This Mighty Scourage, Perspectives on the Civil War-James M. McPherson
What This Cruel War Was Over, Soldiers, Slavery, and the Civil War
Chandra Manning                                                                                          Done
Slaves Without Masters-The Free Negro in the Antebellum South-Ira Berlin    Done
Stealing the General-The Great Locomotive Chase and the First Medal of Honor-
Russell S. Bonds                                                                                            Done
The Black Civil War Soldiers of Illinois-The Story of the Twenty-Ninth U.S.Colored Infantry-Edward A. Miller, Jr.
The Union Cavalry Comes of Age-Hartwood Church to Brandy Station, 1863
Eric Wittenberg
Bohemian Brigade-The Civil War Correspondents, Mostly Rough, Sometimes Ready
James M Perry                                                                                                   Done

Wolf of the Deep-Raphael Semmes and the Notorious Confederate Raider CSS Alabama
Stephen Fox                                                                                                  
Sea of Gray-The Around the World Odyssey of the Confederate Raider Shenanadoah-
Tom Chaffin                                                                                                    
Military Ballooning during the Early Civil War - Johns Hopkins
A Revolution in Arms-A History of the First Repeating Rifles- Joseph G. Bilby
Within the Plantation Household- Fox-Genovese                                           Done
First Lady of the Confederacy- Varina Davis's Civil War- Joan E. Cashin     Done
Champ Ferguson-Confederate Guerilla-Thurman Sensing                                 Done
Rally' Round the Flag-Chicago and the Civil War-Theodore J. Karamanski    signed
June/July/Aug. 07
Fourth Indiana Cavalry Regiment. A History-Richard J. Reid, Editor           Done
Southern Unionist Pamphlets and the Civil War-Jon L. Wakelyn                   Done
Texas in the Confederacy-An Experiment  in Nation Building- Clayton  E. Jewett
The Confederate Constitution of 1861-An Inquiry into American Constitutionalism
Marshall L. DeRosa
"If You Love that Lady Don't Marry Her" The Courtship Letters of Sally McDowell and John Miller 1854-1856-edited by Thomas E. Buckley, S.J.
From the Cannon's Mouth-The Civil War letters of General Alpheus S. Williams
Forty-Six Years in the Army-John M. Schofield-foreword by William M. Ferraro
A History of the 6th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry U.S.- Joseph R. Reinhart
The War-Time Journal of a Georgia Girl, 1864-1865-Eliza Frances Andrews   Done
Unconditional Surrender-The Fall of Fort Donelson-Edwin Bearss
The Railroads of the Confederacy-Robert C. Black III
Nathan Bedford Forrest's Escort and Staff-Michael R. Bradley
With Blood & Fire-Life behind Union Lines in Middle Tennessee, 1863-65
Michael R. Bradley
The Narrative of William W. Brown-A Fugitive Slave-William W. Brown       Done
The Lost Account of the Battle Of Corinth and the Court Martial of Gen. Van Dorn
by An Unknown Author-
Edited by Monroe F. Cockrell
The Darkest Days of the War-The Battles of Iuka & Corinth-Peter Cozzens   Reading
Robert E. Lee's Lighter Side-The Marble Man's Sense of Humor
edited by Thomas Forehand, Jr.
Red River Campaign-Politics & Cotton in the Civil War-Ludwell H. Johnson
Johnny Green of the Orphan Brigade-The Journal of a Confederate Soldier
edited by A.D. Kirwan, with a new Foreword by Kent Masterson Brown          Done
Sherman-Memoirs of General W.T.Sherman
Uncle Tom's Cabin-Harriet Beecher Stowe                                                    Done
Mar/Apr./May 07
Shiloh and The Western Campaign of 1862-O. Edward Cunningham
edited by Gary D. Joiner & Timothy B. Smith                                                          Done
Tennessee's Forgotten Warriors-Frank Cheatham and His Confederate Division
Christopher Losson                                                                                                 Done
The Road to Disunion-Secessionists Triumphant-1854-1861-William W. Freehling  Done
Confederate Emancipation-Southern Plans to Free and Arm Slaves During the Civil War-     Bruce Levine                                                                                                        Done
The Diary of Miss Emma Holmes-1861-1866-Edited by John F. Marszalek       Done
A History of the 4th Wisconsin Infantry and Cavalry in the Civil War-Michael J. Martin
Black Jack Logan-An Extraordinary Life in Peace and War-Gary Ecelbarger
A Taste for War-The Culinary History of the Blue and the Gray-Willian C. Davis
Gods and Generals-The Paintings of Mort Kunstler-text by James I. Robertson, Jr.
The Preachers Tale-Civil War Journal of Rev. Francis Springer, Chaplain, U.S. Army
of the Frontier      
edited by William Furry                                                           Done
Pea Ridge and Prairie Grove, or, Scenes and Incidents of the War in Arkansas-William Baxter, with intro by William L. Shea
Reminiscences of a Private-William E. Bevens of the First Arkansas Infantry, C.S.A.
dited by Daniel Sutherland
Getting Used to Be Shot At-The Spence Family Civil War Letters, edited by Mark K. Christ
Autobiography of Samuel S. Hilderbrand, The Renowned Missouri Bushwhacker,
edited by Kirby Ross
Peculiar Honor, A History of The 29th Texas Cavalry, 1862-1865-M. Jane Johansson
Feb. 07
Let Us Have Peace-Ulysses S. Grant and the Politics of War and Reconstruction 1861-1868-Brooks D. Simpson
The Story of the 55th Illinois Infantry-by a Committee of the Regiment (1887-reprint)
River Run Red-The Fort Pillow Massacre      Andrew Ward                           Done
Far, Far From Home-The Ninth Florida Regiment in the Confederate Army-
Gary Loderhose
From That Terrible Field-Civil War Letters of James M. Williams, Twenty-first Alabama
Infantry Volunteers-
edited by John Kent Folmar                                              Done
In The Country of the Enemy-The Civil War Reports of a Massachusetts Corporal-
edited by William C. Harris                                                                                 Done
Brothers 'til Death, The Civil War Letters of William, Thomas, and Maggie Jones 1861-1965-Irish Brothers
 in the 48th New York Volunteer Regiment-
edited by Richard Trimble
Charles Sumner-The Selected Letters of, 2 vols.-edited by Beverly Wilson Palmer
No Better Place to Die-The Battle of Stones River-Peter Cozzens (Online book discussion group Sunday evenings)                                                                                         Done
September 06
Children Of Pride-A True Story of Georgia and the Civil War-Robert Hanson Myers
Selected Letters of the family of the Rev. Dr. Charles Colcock Jones, from the years 1860-1868, with the addition of several previously unpublished letters.
July 06
Sarah Morgan-The Civil War Diary of a Southern Woman-edited by Charles East  Done
The Devil's Own Work-The Civil War Draft Riots and the Fight to Reconstruct America
by Barnet Schecter                                                                                                         Done
June 06
Civil War Stories-Ambrose Bierce
All For the Regiment-The Army of the Ohio, 1861-1862-Gerald J. Prokopowicz.
Thunder From a Clear Sky-StovePipe Johnson's Confederate Raid on Newburg, Indiana-Ray Mulesky
Sabine Pass-Edward T. Cotham, Jr.          Done                           Autographed
Basil Wilson Duke, CSA-The Right Man in the Right Place,  Gary Robert Matthews           Autographed
Harpers Ferry-On the Border of North and South with "Rambling  Jour" The Civil War Letters and Newspaper Dispatches of Charles H. Moulton (34th Mass. Vol. Inf.)
Hallowed Ground     James M. McPherson
Robert E. Lee    Roy Blount Jr
 April 06
The Battle of Spring Hill-Twenty-Five Tragedy-Jamie Gillum   Autographed
for Cause & for Country-A Study of the Affair at Spring Hill and the Battle of Franklin
Eric A. Jacobson and Richard A. Rupp-Autographed                                                  Done
Online discussion of this book, can be accessed via Shotguns website
Arkansas Confederates in the Western Theater  James Willis
The Most Fearful Ordeal-original coverage of The Civil War by Writers and Reporters
of  The New York Times-James M. McPherson
The Untold Stories of Shiloh-The Battle and the Battlefield-Timothy B. Smith      Done
Appomattox  The Passing of the Armies-James W. Wensyel
War Along the Bayous-the 1864 Red River Campaign in Louisiana-  William Riley Brooksher
Wild Rose-Rose O"Neale Greenhow,  Civil War Spy, A True Story-Ann Blackman
  Jan 06
Richmond Burning-Nelson Lankford
Chickamauga-Battlefield Guide-Steven E. Woodworth
Davis & Lee at War-Steven E.Woodworth
Union and Libery-The Political Philosophy of John C. Calhoun-edited by Ross M Lence
The Peculiar Institution-Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South-Kenneth M. Stampp  Done
In the Shadow of Slavery-African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863-Leslie M. Harris
The Era of Reconstruction 1865-1877-Kenneth M. Stampp
Southern Rights-Political Prisoners and the Myth of Confederate Constitutionalism
Mark E. Neely Jr.                                                                                                      Done
Wage & Labor Markets in the United States, 1820-1860-Robert A. Margo
The Complete Civil War Journal and Selected Letters of Thomas Wentworth Higginson-
Edited by Christopher Looby
A Little Short of Boats: The Fights at Ball's Bluff and Edwards Ferry  October 21-22, 1861
James A. Morgan III   (Autographed)                                         Done, online Discussion Group 
The Dred Scott Case-Don E. Fehrenbacher
The Slaveholding Republic-Don E. Fehrenbacher
An account of the United States Government's Relations to Slavery
Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men-The Ideology of the Republican Party Before the Civil War-Eric Foner
The Road to Disunion-- Secessionist at Bay  1776-1854- William W. Freehling   Done 
The Reintergration of American History-Slavery and the Civil War-William W. Freehling   Done
Secession Debated-Georgia's Showdown in 1860-(debates and speeches on disunion)
edited by Willian Freehling and Crag M. Simpson                                            Done
Disowning Slavery-Gradual Emancipation and "Race" in New England, 1780-1860
Joanne Pope Melish
Why The South Lost The Civil War-Richard E. Beringer,Herman Hattaway, Archer Jones, and William N. Still, Jr.
The Impending Crisis 1848-1861  David M. Potter                                      Done
Richmond during the War-Four Years of Personal Observation-Sallie Brock Putnam Done
A Virginia Girl in the Civil War-Being the Record of the Actual Experiences of the Wife of a  Confederate Officer-by Marta Lockett Avary                                               Done
From Blue to Gray-The Life of Confederate General Cadmus M. Wilcox-
Gerard A. Patterson                                                                                           Done              
The Women's War in the South-Recollections and Reflections of the American Civil War
Edited by Charles G. Waugh & Marlin H.Greenberg
A Fire-Eater Remembers- The Confederate Memoir of Robert Barnwell Rhett
Edited by William C. Davis
Enemies of the Country-New Perspectives on Unionist in the Civil War South
Edited by John C. Inscoe and Robert C. Kenzer
Nothing But Victory-The Army of Tennessee-1861-1865-Steven E. Woodworth  Done
Fort Pillow, a Civil War Massacre, and Public Memory-John Cimprich  Done  Autographed
Soldier and Scholar-Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve and the Civil War
Edited by Ward W. Briggs Jr.
Richard S. Ewell-A Soldiers Life-Donald C. Pfanz
Forever Free-The Story of Emancipation and Reconstruction-Eric Foner      Done
Reconstruction-American's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877-Eric Foner     Done

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