New and Recent Civil War Books – Generals & Leaders to Ladies of the Night

Davis Crucible of CommandNew and Recent Civil War Books – Generals & Leaders to Ladies of the Night
The American Civil War still holds a fascination for scholars and the general public – Scottsdale has one of the largest Civil War Round Tables in the country with over 300 members.
New books are continually being published – sometimes on new topics, new information, or bringing a fresh perspective to a familiar topic. Guidon Books recently received the following new titles:

Crucible of Command: Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee – The War They Fought, the Peace They Forged by William C. Davis, hard cover. A study of both men by noted CW scholar

Letters from Prison: Jefferson Davis to His Wife, 1865-1866 edited by Felicity Allen, soft cover

An Evening With Venus: Prostitution during the American Civil War by John Gaines, soft cover

The Man Who Would Not Be Washington: Robert E. Lee’s Civil War and His Decision That Changed American History by Jonathan Horn, hard cover

The Blue, the Gray, and the Green: Toward an Environmental History of the Civil War edited by Brian Allen Drake, soft cover. A collection of essays on how the environment impacted the CW

These and other great books are available – let us know if there is something you want, but don’t find it on our website