You may wish to take a look at some of the books about the Civil War that we added to the collection during 2010. Go to our catalog to check for call numbers and owning library branch locations:
Bradley, Michael R. It Happened in the Civil War: Remarkable Events That Shaped History. Bangor, ME: Globe Pequot Pr, 2010.
Egerton, Douglas R. Year of Meteors: Stephen Douglas, Abraham Lincoln, and the Election That Brought on the Civil War. New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2010.
Hager, Ruth Ann Abels. Dred & Harriet Scott: Their Family Story. St. Louis, Mo: St. Louis County Library, 2010.
McCurry, Stephanie. Confederate Reckoning: Power and Politics in the Civil War South. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 2010.
Marvel, William. The Great Task Remaining: the Third Year of Lincoln's War. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.
Mortimer, Gavin. Double Death; the True Story of Pryce Lewis, the Civil War’s Most Daring Spy. New York: Walker & Co., 2010.
Stoker, Donald J. The Grand Design: Strategy and the U.S. Civil War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.
Titone, Nora. My Thoughts Be Bloody: the Bitter Rivalry between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth That Led to an American Tragedy. New York: Free Press, 2010.
Waugh, John C. Lincoln and Mcclellan: the Troubled Partnership between a President and His General. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Woodworth, Steven E. Manifest Destinies: America's Westward Expansion and the Road to the Civil War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.