Don't Know Much about the Civil War: Everything You Need to Know about America's Greatest Conflict But Never Learned (Paperback)

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Why did Abraham Lincoln sneak into Washington for his inauguration? Was the Gettysburg Address written on the back of an envelope?Where did the Underground Railroad run?

Can you answer these questions? If not, you're not alone New York Times-bestselling author Kenneth C. Davis comes to the rescue, deftly sorting out the players, the politics, the key events -- Emancipation and Reconstruction, Shiloh and Gettysburg, Generals Grant and Lee, Harriet Beecher Stowe -- and providing little-known facts that will enthrall even learned Civil War buffs. Vivid, informative, and hugely entertaining, Don't Know Much About(r) the Civil War is the only book you'll ever need on "the war that never ended.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780380719082
ISBN-10: 0380719088
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publication Date: March 15th, 2011
Pages: 544
Language: English
Series: Don't Know Much About...(Paperback)