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by John McKay

ePub Insiders' Guide to Civil War Sites in the Southern States download
Author:
John McKay
ISBN13:
978-1573800792
ISBN:
1573800791
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Publisher:
Insiders' Guide; 1st edition (May 1, 2000)
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Americas
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1390 kb
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1783 kb
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Rating:
4.6
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335

John McKay spent 15 years as a firefighter and paramedic before turning to teaching and writing history. This book focuses on Civil War sites in the deep south

John McKay spent 15 years as a firefighter and paramedic before turning to teaching and writing history. He lives in Alpharetta, Georgia. This book focuses on Civil War sites in the deep south. If your thing is dragging the wife and kids to every CW site within fifty miles of your vacation jaunt, this book is for you. It is a handy guide with a glossary, information on the organization of armies and character close ups (though I think anyone who would pick up a book like this would know these items already).

Fifteen individual tours chronicle the Southern States' role in some of the Civil War's most brutal and intriguing battles. From Sherman's infamous March to the Sea to the long, drawn-out battle and siege of Vicksburg, Civil War buffs and novices alike will learn from McKay's openness and candor. Sidebars on Civil War personalities and legends and lore allow fascinating re Fifteen individual tours chronicle the Southern States' role in some of the Civil War's most brutal and intriguing battles

Southern United States Travel Books, Maps & Guides. Civil War history buffs will love this unique travel guide to the South's most famous and infamous battle sites, including historical background, directions to hard-to-find locations, and tips on where to stay, eat, and shop.

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The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the . .

The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the Confederacy). The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people.

Civil War history buffs will love this unique travel guide to the South's most famous and infamous battle sites, including historical background, directions to hard-to-find locations, and tips on where to stay, eat, and shop. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.

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Fifteen individual tours chronicle the Southern States' role in some of the Civil War's most brutal and intriguing battles. From Sherman's infamous March to the Sea to the long, drawn-out battle and siege of Vicksburg, Civil War buffs and novices alike will learn from McKay's openness and candor. Sidebars on Civil War personalities and legends and lore allow fascinating reading even if you're not contemplating a trip. Suggestions for accommodations, restaurants and other things to do in the tour areas are also included.
  • Exactly what I needed to plan our vacation. Roads lodging, directions, all are here.

  • A good brief summary of sites in the south. Nice to have if one is traveling around these southern locations.

  • Southern in terms of south of Virginia, Kentucky, Arkansas and east of Texas. This book focuses on Civil War sites in the deep south.

    If your thing is dragging the wife and kids to every CW site within fifty miles of your vacation jaunt, this book is for you. It is a handy guide with a glossary, information on the organization of armies and character close ups (though I think anyone who would pick up a book like this would know these items already).

    The tour information is well organized by state with battle summaries (or "what-happened-here" descriptions), tour organization, points of interest, dining and accommodations and "what it looks like today" discussions.

    For the serious CW traveler, a helpful guide.