Don’t Know Much About the Civil War: Everything You Need to Know About America’s Greatest Conflict but Never Learned :: Kenneth C. Davis soon to be presented for sale on the special BookLovers of Bath web site!
New York: William Morrow, 1996, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Appendices (12);
From the cover: Why did Lincoln sneak into Washington for his inauguration?
Why did Robert E. Lee resign from the U.S. Army?
Whom did the Emancipation Proclamation emancipate?
Was the Gettysburg Address written on the back of an envelope?
Did General Sherman really say War is Hell?
What was the Richmond Bread Riot?
What did the Confederate soldiers come home to find?
If you cant answer most of these questions, youre not alone. Millions of Americans, bored by dull textbooks, are in the dark about the most significant event in our history. Too many others thought they learned it all from Gone With the Wind. So its no wonder that Americans of all ages dont know the basics about the Civil War the defining moment in Americas past.
Now Kenneth C. Davis sheds light on these and other questions about Americas greatest conflict. His Dont Know Much About History, a New York Times bestseller for more than thirty weeks, and Dont Know Much About Geography have combined sales of more than 1.…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. (xx) 518 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I woo you with the cream of the crop in my History U.S.A. catalogue?