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WITH MY FACE TO THE ENEMY Perspectives on the Civil War by  Robert (editor) Cowley - First Edition - 2001 - from Ravenswood Books and Biblio.co.uk

WITH MY FACE TO THE ENEMY Perspectives on the Civil War

by Cowley, Robert (editor)

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Putnam. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. 0399147373 . Excellent, near new condition - only light wear overall. Interior clean & unmarked. Slight soiling outer edge of pages. Scuffing to jacket. 522 pages. B/w illus. Description: Essays on the most vital conflict in our nation's history written by renowned historians and presented by the editor of the acclaimed What If? With My Face to the Enemy is a provocative and wide-ranging anthology of essays on the Civil War-our nation's defining struggle and the first modern war in history. In thirty-five illuminating essays and one hundred and fifty thousand words, it examines the war from the perspectives critical to its outcome-the larger-than-life personalities of the important players from Lincoln to Lee, and the national strategies and key battle tactics that shaped the four-year-long crisis. ; 8vo .


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