Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Library of Congress Illustrated Timeline of the Civil War” as Want to Read:
The Library of Congress Illustrated Timeline of the Civil War
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Library of Congress Illustrated Timeline of the Civil War

4.35  ·  Rating Details  ·  23 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
With striking visuals from the Library of Congress' unparalleled archive, THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS ILLUSTRATED TIMELINE OF THE CIVIL WAR is an authoritative and engaging narrative of the domestic conflict that determined the course of American history. A detailed chronological timeline of the war captures the harrowing intensity of 19th-century warfare in first-hand account ...more
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published October 24th 2011 by Little, Brown and Company (first published January 1st 2011)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about The Library of Congress Illustrated Timeline of the Civil War

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 224)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Kasia Hubbard
Oct 14, 2011 Kasia Hubbard marked it as to-read
I won this on Goodreads. I receieved my copy as well as a duplicate copy on October 14.
Jan 03, 2012 Jennifer rated it it was amazing
Shelves: non-fiction
Fascinating pictures
Jeni Enjaian
Dec 05, 2012 Jeni Enjaian rated it it was amazing
This is an excellent overview of the Civil War. I picked up the book because I saw it displayed in the new book section of the library. (Well done librarians!) While I would have appreciated even more visuals, this book placed the major (and many of the minor) events of the events of the American Civil War in chronological order. This book helps the reader realize that life did not stop during the Civil War, that people continued living albeit living lives significantly altered due to this horri ...more
Oct 09, 2012 PWRL marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2012-new
Walter marked it as to-read
Jan 28, 2016
Dan Panneton
Dan Panneton marked it as to-read
Dec 29, 2015
Donald McFarland
Donald McFarland marked it as to-read
Sep 27, 2015
Michael marked it as to-read
Sep 26, 2015
Michael J.
Michael J. rated it it was amazing
Sep 18, 2015
milo danilovic
milo danilovic marked it as to-read
Aug 16, 2015
Brad rated it liked it
Jun 20, 2015
Ant B-ry
Ant B-ry is currently reading it
Jun 16, 2015
Kelly marked it as to-read
May 19, 2015
Michael Arrasmith
Michael Arrasmith marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2015
Brownie Phipps
Brownie Phipps marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2015
Herman Herman
Herman Herman marked it as to-read
Feb 19, 2015
Jim marked it as to-read
Mar 12, 2015
J Scott Shipman
J Scott Shipman marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2015
Joe Wygocki
Joe Wygocki marked it as to-read
Jan 14, 2015
Savannah marked it as to-read
Jan 04, 2015
Cathy rated it it was amazing
Jan 14, 2015
M. Elliott-Rupert
M. Elliott-Rupert marked it as to-read
Jun 13, 2014
K8 added it
Sep 17, 2015
Kenneth marked it as to-read
Apr 16, 2014
Ivor marked it as to-read
Mar 21, 2014
Oiallen rated it it was amazing
Mar 17, 2014 marked it as to-read
Nov 07, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • Lincoln and His Generals
  • Smithsonian Civil War: Inside the National Collection
  • War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865
  • Lincoln and His Admirals
  • The Gettysburg Address: A Graphic Adaptation
  • Lincoln's Assassins: Their Trial and Execution
  • Moment of Battle: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World
  • The Civil War in 50 Objects
  • Ships of Oak, Guns of Iron: The War of 1812 and the Forging of the American Navy
  • Lincoln Dreamt He Died: The Midnight Visions of Remarkable Americans from Colonial Times to Freud
  • The Lost Photographs of Captain Scott: Unseen Images from the Legendary Antarctic Expedition
  • The Greatest War Stories Never Told: 100 Tales from Military History to Astonish, Bewilder, and Stupefy
  • The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln: A Book of Quotations
  • The Confederate War: How Popular Will, Nationalism, and Military Strategy Could Not Stave Off Defeat
  • Secrets of a Civil War Submarine: Solving the Mysteries of the H.L. Hunley
  • Lovers' Lane: the Hall-Mills Mystery (A Treasury of XXth Century Murder)
  • Lost Liners: From the Titanic to the Andrea Doria the Ocean Floor Reveals Its Greatest Lost Ships
  • After the Fact: The Surprising Fates of American History's Heroes, Villains, and Supporting Char acters
A senior writer-editor in the Publishing Office of the Library of Congress, Margaret E. Wagner is the coauthor and coeditor of The Library of Congress Civil War Desk Reference and The Library of Congress World War II Desk Reference and author of The American Civil War: 365 Days, World War II: 365 Days, and Maxfield Parrish and the Illustrators of the Golden Age.
More about Margaret E. Wagner...

Share This Book