American Civil War

The American Civil War (1861–1865) was a civil war in the United States of America. Eleven Southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America, also known as "the Confederacy". Led by Jefferson Davis, the Confederacy fought for its independence from the United States. ...more

New Releases Tagged "American Civil War"

Beyond These War-Torn Lands (Wounded Heart Series #1)
Sunflower Sisters (Lilac Girls, #3)
Robert E. Lee and Me: A Southerner's Reckoning with the Myth of the Lost Cause
Christmas at Carnton (Carnton, #0.5)
How the South Won the Civil War: Oligarchy, Democracy, and the Continuing Fight for the Soul of America
Today We Go Home
A Slave of the Shadows (The Livingston Legacy #1)
The Yankee Widow
Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Civil War
The Zealot and the Emancipator: John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, and the Struggle for American Freedom
The Abolitionist's Daughter
Engraved on the Heart
In the Waves: My Quest to Solve the Mystery of a Civil War Submarine
The First Lady and the Rebel
Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War
Abe: Abraham Lincoln in His Times
Battle Cry of Freedom
Gone with the Wind
The Killer Angels (The Civil War Trilogy, #2)
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
Cold Mountain
The Red Badge of Courage
Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War
Grant
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War
Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam
The Civil War, Vol. 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian
The Civil War, Vol. 3: Red River to Appomattox
Gettysburg
March
The Civil War: A Narrative
Gone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellAshes in the Wind by Kathleen E. WoodiwissOne Wore Blue by Heather GrahamAnd One Wore Gray by Heather GrahamThorns of Eden by Diana Ballew
Civil War Era Romance
93 books — 113 voters

The Killer Angels by Michael ShaaraGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Last Full Measure by Jeff ShaaraGods and Generals by Jeff ShaaraNorth and South by John Jakes
Great Fiction for Civil War Buffs
32 books — 35 voters
The Killer Angels by Michael ShaaraGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellCold Mountain by Charles FrazierThe Red Badge of Courage by Stephen CraneThe Widow of the South by Robert Hicks
Best Civil War Fiction
89 books — 27 voters



Shelby Foote
I felt like anything rather than rejoicing at the downfall of a foe who had fought so long and valiantly, and had suffered so much for a cause, though that cause was, I believe, one of the worst for which a people ever fought.
Shelby Foote, The Civil War, Vol. 3: Red River to Appomattox

Shelby Foote
The Civil War defined us as what we are and it opened us to being what we became, good and bad things... It was the crossroads of our being, and it was a hell of a crossroads.
Shelby Foote, The Civil War: A Narrative

More quotes...
Reading Margaret Mitchell 🌻 Hello! :-) I (Jillian) have a SLOW project going to read books by & about Margaret Mitchell & …more
1 member, last active 33 days ago
Q&A with Rob Peecher author of Jackson Speed Memoirs This group is for questions and answers with Robert Peecher, author of the Jackson Speed Memoirs…more
6 members, last active 9 years ago
Love Gone With The Wind? This is the place for you!
2 members, last active 7 years ago
This is a private group for members of Virginia Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy to…more
26 members, last active 3 years ago
Adelsverein - The Sowing
1 chapters — updated Jul 10, 2010 01:11PM — 0 people liked it
Gettysburg
1 chapters — updated Nov 01, 2013 08:38PM — 0 people liked it

Tags

Tags contributing to this page include: american-civil-war, acw, american-civil-war-history, american-civil-war-nonfiction-read, american-civil-war-to-read, american-history-civil-war, cival-war, civil-war-american, civil-war-era, civil-war-era-books-read, civil-war-have-read, civil-war-popular-history, civil-war-read-shelf, civil-war-u-s, civil-war-virginia, historical-us-civil-war, history-acw, history-american-civil-war, history-u-s-civil-war, history-us-civil-war, military-history-acw, military-history-american-civil-w, my-civil-war-journey, tbr-american-civil-war-best, the-american-civil-war, the-civil-war, the-war-of-the-rebellion, u-s-civil-war, u-s-history-civil-war, united-states-history-civil-war, us-civil-war, us-civil-war-era, us-civil-war-history, us-civil-war-non-fiction-not-read, us-history-civil-war-period, usa-civil-war, usma-american-civil-war, war-american-civil, war-american-civil-war, war-between-the-states, war-of-northern-agression, wbts, wm-c-davis-civil-war, and ww-cwa-list