New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Inc., 1956.
Hardcover. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4". 719pp. 240pp. Rubbing to covers and spines of both volumes. Wear to corners and edges of both volumes. Light dust spotting to edges of text blocks of both volumes. Front hinge of Volume I is tender, with connective mesh visible at half-title page. Both bindings remain sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. No Dust Jackets.
Volume I features an introduction by Bruce Catton and details key moments throughout the civil war, from the fall of Fort Sumter to General Lee's surrender, told in the participant's own words.
Volume II includes key calendar dates, reprinted letters, black-and-white photographs of soldiers and leaders of the Civil War, and photographs of important locations and battlefields of the war. Good. Item #7380