New to the Civil War Memory Library, 03/01

Don H. Doyle ed., American Civil Wars: The United States, Latin America, Europe, and the Crisis of the 1860s (University of North Carolina Press, 2017).

Paul Finkelman and Donald R. Kennon eds., Lincoln, Congress, and Emancipation (Ohio State University Press, 2016).

Judith Geisberg, Sex and the Civil War: Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality (University of North Carolina Press, 2017).

Eric Hinderaker, Boston’s Massacre (Harvard University Press, 2017).

William F. Quigley Jr., Pure Heart: The Faith of a Father and Son in the War for a More Perfect Union (Kent State University Press, 2016).

Nikki M. Taylor, Driven Toward Madness: The Fugitive Slave Margaret Garner and Tragedy on the Ohio (Ohio State University Press, 2016).

Jonathan W. White, Midnight in America: Darkness, Sleep, and Dreams During the Civil War (University of North Carolina Press, 2017).

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  • Scott A. MacKenzie Mar 3, 2017 @ 5:47

    Quigley’s Pure Heart was disappointing. Nicely written story about a Philadelphia father and his soldier son in the war, but it offers nothing new.

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