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HIST3940: Historical Methods (Dr. Severance): Reference Books

Reference Books on the American Civil War

The books on this page are located in Reference on the 2nd floor of the Library.  They provide quick factual information.  Reference books can only be used in the Library.

  • Historical Dictionary of the Civil War
    Reference: E468 .J777 2002
  • Biographical Dictionary of the Confederacy
    Reference: E467 .W2
  • Women and the American Civil War: An Annotated Bibliography
    Reference: Z1242 .M355 2003; also available in EBSCO eBook Collection
  • The Atlas of the Civil War
    Reference: G1201.S5 A85 1994
  • The Historical Atlas of the Congresses of the Confederate States of America, 1861-1865
    Reference: G1281.F8 M3 1994
  • The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War
    Reference: G1201.S5 U6 1983
  • Battle Chronicles of the Civil War
    Reference: E470 .B29 1989
  • Civil War Prisons & Escapes: A Day-by-Day Chronicle
    Reference: E615 .D46 1993
  • Freedom’s Lawmakers: A Directory of Black Officeholders During Reconstruction
    Reference: E185.96 .F64 1993
  • Encyclopedia of Alabama

Selected Reference Books


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