Elson's images are genuinely beautiful. The feel of authenticity is never less than impressive — Amateur Photographer
Fresh and illuminating photography and insightful and engaging text — James Lighthizer, President Civil War Trust, Washington D.C
Captures the drama and pageantry of restaging battles — Huffington Post
Mark Elson's expressive images, themselves evoking the look and style of nineteenth-century photographs, capture the attention to detail that goes into such re-enactments — Sir Read A Lot Reviews Books
If not for the title of the book, I would have thought I was gazing into the richly colored past, such are the quality and beauty of the photographs … simply stunning — AmoXcalli
About the Author
JEANNINE STEIN has been a journalist for more than 20 years, and has written for major daily newspapers and magazines. She is also the author of two books on book arts.
JAMES LIGHTHIZER is President of the Civil War Trust.