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The Resource The Civil War : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary filmscript by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, and Ken Burns ; with contributions by Don E. Fehrenbacher [and others]

The Civil War : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary filmscript by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, and Ken Burns ; with contributions by Don E. Fehrenbacher [and others]

Label
The Civil War : an illustrated history
Title
The Civil War
Title remainder
an illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary filmscript by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, and Ken Burns ; with contributions by Don E. Fehrenbacher [and others]
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The complete text of the bestselling narrative history of the Civil War--based on the celebrated PBS television series. This non-illustrated edition interweaves the author's narrative with the voices of the men and women who lived through that cataclysmic trail of our nationhood, from Abraham Lincoln to ordinary foot soldiers. Includes essays by distinguished historians of the era
Member of
Summary
Portrays the lives of politicians, soldiers, and slaves during the Civil War
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
164038
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ward, Geoffrey C
Dewey number
973.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Burns, Ric
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Borzoi book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an illustrated history
Label
The Civil War : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary filmscript by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, and Ken Burns ; with contributions by Don E. Fehrenbacher [and others]
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Note
  • American Civil War (BNB/PRECIS)
  • Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1990
  • Based in the television series of the same name
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The crossroads of our being -- 1861: A house divided -- Why the war came / Don E. Fehrenbacher -- 1862: Forever free -- Who freeds the slaves? / Barbara J. Fields -- 1863: The universe of battle -- Men at war: an interview with Shelby Foote -- 1864: Most hallowed ground -- War and politics / James M. McPherson -- 1865: The better angels of our nature -- What the war made us / C. Vann Woodward
Control code
000007776092
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 425 pages
Isbn
9780394562858
Lccn
89043475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), colour maps
System control number
(OCoLC)59853454
Label
The Civil War : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary filmscript by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, and Ken Burns ; with contributions by Don E. Fehrenbacher [and others]
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • American Civil War (BNB/PRECIS)
  • Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1990
  • Based in the television series of the same name
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The crossroads of our being -- 1861: A house divided -- Why the war came / Don E. Fehrenbacher -- 1862: Forever free -- Who freeds the slaves? / Barbara J. Fields -- 1863: The universe of battle -- Men at war: an interview with Shelby Foote -- 1864: Most hallowed ground -- War and politics / James M. McPherson -- 1865: The better angels of our nature -- What the war made us / C. Vann Woodward
Control code
000007776092
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 425 pages
Isbn
9780394562858
Lccn
89043475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), colour maps
System control number
(OCoLC)59853454

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