This is a book for those who really wish to learn more about the Civil War and the history of America.
By putting themselves "in the heat of the action," they produced sketches that "often provided the most accurate reporting of what had transpired" in the field.
Quality printing, paper, and binding--This is a well made book with good heavy paper and a strong binding.
This was a gift for my dad, who is very picky, but he loves it! Great drawings and history. InterestingPublished 12 months ago by Elizabeth M. Karle
Fascinating look at how the Civil War was covered. Lots of really interesting sketches along with well-written commentary. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Jamie Katz
Very impressive book with hundreds of highly detailed images of the conflict. Informational drawings too. Read morePublished 13 months ago by H. J. F. Kleijssen
This book has a lot going for it. Size: an art book should be of large size like this making it easy to see the reproductions. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Robert Redd
A treasure trove of first person impressions of the war between the states. Purchased as a gift and couldn't help reading it myself.Published 23 months ago by David J Lacki
Though the book was what i wanted, and the price was extremely low- the buyer did not disclose that some of the pages were not aligned properly and it looked as if someone had... Read morePublished on December 16, 2012 by PV
Book has at least 4 smudges on 4 different pages. I bought this as a gift for January and so just recently opened and looked through it. Read morePublished on November 8, 2012 by Former Fan of Amazon