New to the Civil War Memory Library, 03/26

Bone RoomsI am very excited to see that Stephen Sears is slated to release a new book early next year. It is titled, Lincoln’s Lieutenants: The High Command of the Army of the Potomac. Sears has always been one of my favorite Civil War writers.

Matthew Desmond, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City (Crown, 2016).

Bridget Ford, Bonds of Union: Religion, Race, and Politics in a Civil War Borderland (University of North Carolina Press, 2016).

Samuel J. Redman, Bone Rooms: From Scientific Racism to Human Prehistory in Museums (Harvard University Press, 2016).

Steven E. Woodworth and Charles Grear eds., The Tennessee Campaign of 1864 (Southern Illinois University Press, 2016).

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