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American Civil War History books I've read.

The Seeker
The list author says: "I've been interested in the American Civil War since I was a little boy. However, I usually only watched films about it. I didn't take an interest in reading books until a few years ago, and I only started reading books about the history of the War between the States in the winter of 2009 at age twenty-seven, and I have learned quite a lot thanks to them. Here is a list of the books I've read."
The Life of Billy Yank: The Common Soldier of the Union
The Life of Billy Yank: The Common Soldier of the Union
"A very good, fun and detailed book that tells you everything about the American Civil War from all kinds of different United States Soldiers points of view. It mainly focus's on their daily lives. You get a real understanding of why so many of them were fighting."
The Union Soldier in Battle: Enduring the Ordeal of Combat
The Union Soldier in Battle: Enduring the Ordeal of Combat
"I read this right after "The Life of Billy Yank". It's a good follow-up book and almost like a continuation of it. It mainly focus's on the 1860's U.S. soldier's perspective of the fighting in battles."
The Twentieth Maine: A Classic Story of Joshua Chamberlain and His Volunteer Regiment
The Twentieth Maine: A Classic Story of Joshua Chamberlain and His Volunteer Regiment
"You're invited to follow an actual regiment during the American War between the States. You are with these men from the first day to the last day, and see and experience everything they do. There would be so many times I read this book that I actually felt tired for the men. They worked very hard for Uncle Sam."
Gods and Generals: A Novel of the Civil War (Civil War Trilogy)
Gods and Generals: A Novel of the Civil War (Civil War Trilogy)
"A wonderful piece of historical fiction. It focus's on the point of view of many famous men during the early years of the American Civil War."
The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War (Civil War Trilogy)
The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War (Civil War Trilogy)
"A very detailed account on the battle of Gettysburg seen through the eyes of many heroes."
The Last Full Measure: A Novel of the Civil War (Civil War Trilogy)
The Last Full Measure: A Novel of the Civil War (Civil War Trilogy)
"The conclusion of a great trilogy. You get such a clear understanding of why both sides of the war felt the way they did."
Bitterly Divided: The South's Inner Civil War
Bitterly Divided: The South's Inner Civil War
"A great book that addresses the myth about how "united" the South was during the great rebellion. Many proud and loyal Americans from the South went North and joined the U.S. Army. Others joined when Union armies entered their hometowns. Nearly 300,000 Southerns served in the U.S. Military during the American Civil War, and every Southern state, except South Carolina, raised Federal regiments."
War Crimes Against Southern Civilians
War Crimes Against Southern Civilians
"This is not an Anti-U.S.A. book. It's more about the mistreatment of human beings trying to survive a war. FYI: Not all Unionists agreed with what was being done to civilians and this book does bring that up."
Hard Tack and Coffee: Soldier's Life in the Civil War
Hard Tack and Coffee: Soldier's Life in the Civil War
"A very detailed book. You'll learn everything you ever wanted to know and more about the daily life of men in the U.S. Army in the 1860's."
The Real Lincoln: A New Look at Abraham Lincoln, His Agenda, and an Unnecessary War
The Real Lincoln: A New Look at Abraham Lincoln, His Agenda, and an Unnecessary War
"A decent political book about President Lincoln that criticizes him and his administration during Mr. Lincoln's presidency, but there are two sides to almost every issue and I believe both sides deserve a fair read before final judgments are made."
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Civil War Soldier!: A War You'd Rather Not Fight
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Civil War Soldier!: A War You'd Rather Not Fight
"Yeah, it's a kid's book about the American Civil War, but I couldn't resist not buying and reading it when I find it at a local book store. It's kinda like "Hardtack and Coffee" for kids. A fun book that fed my inner-child. There are some nice cartoon drawings as well."
The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Civil War (The Politically Incorrect Guides)
The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Civil War (The Politically Incorrect Guides)
"In the first chapter, the author discusses why he thinks the South was right, then there are chapters that discuss various battles, followed by what are like mini-bios on many of the famous men from the American Civil War. In the final chapter, the author discusses what he believes what life would be like if the South won the war."
The Life of Johnny Reb: The Common Soldier of the Confederacy
The Life of Johnny Reb: The Common Soldier of the Confederacy
"A book about the American Civil War from all kinds of different Confederate troops point of view."
My Life In The Irish Brigade: The Civil War Memoirs Of Private William Mccarter, 116th Pennsylvania Infantry
My Life In The Irish Brigade: The Civil War Memoirs Of Private William Mccarter, 116th Pennsylvania Infantry
"Great read. You'll learn all about the American Civil War from a Union Irishman's point of view and what the war meant to him. My favorite part was a story McCarter told about a foraging expedition he and his friends went on where they went into a home looking for food and were actually locked inside a room, and captured by a southern family. It gets interesting. Check it out!"
Glittering Illusion: English Sympathy for the Southern Confederacy
Glittering Illusion: English Sympathy for the Southern Confederacy
"This is a very entertaining & educational book all about England's perspective of The American Civil War & why so many English people sided with the South. In the last chapter, there is a fantasia where the C.S.A. wins the war through British intervention & becomes apart of the British Empire, Lee becomes Lord Arlington, & Lincoln retires to Maine & writes, "An Apology for My Administration"."
The South Was Right!
The South Was Right!
"This is a history/political book. To be perfectly honest, this book ALMOST had me on the side of the Confederates, but then after reading some of the racist, homophobic & xenophobic comments, I realized that the C.S.A. would not be a country I would want to live in. Thank goodness the Union won."
All for the Union: The Civil War Diary & Letters of Elisha Hunt Rhodes
All for the Union: The Civil War Diary & Letters of Elisha Hunt Rhodes
"An inspirational read from the diary and letters of a brave young man who loved his country and risked his life to end slavery and save the United States of America. Thank you Mr. Rhodes. Because of you, the Union will live forever and always be a free nation for all people. Your courage will never be forgotten, and will always be highly appreciated by this Unionist."
Was Jefferson Davis Right? (Oxford World's Classics)
Was Jefferson Davis Right? (Oxford World's Classics)
"The first half reads like a history/bio book. I found it to be entertaining and enjoyed it. The second half is a political book, and a defense of secession. If you've already read "The South Was Right!", you may find the second half of the book pretty repetitive. I was barely able to finish it."
The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History
The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History
"There is a chapter that discusses the American Civil War. It tells the C.S.A. point of view which I have already read several times in other books, but I didn't have a big problem with that. The problem I have with this book is that the author thinks that a state should have a right to decide what their "religion" is."
Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg
"A good piece of historical fiction about the battle of Fredericksburg during the American Civil War."
Vindicating Lincoln: Defending the Politics of Our Greatest President
Vindicating Lincoln: Defending the Politics of Our Greatest President
"A wonderful defense of President Lincoln."
Dixie Victorious: An Alternate History of the Civil War
Dixie Victorious: An Alternate History of the Civil War
"A very entertaining and interesting book."