The Civil War: A Narrative
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Volume one follows the early stages of the war, from Jefferson Davis's resignation from the Senate in January 1861 to the battles of Antietam and Perryville in the autumn of 1862. It examines the political manoeuvring as more and more states seceded from the Union and the seemingly inevitable spiral into bloody warfare. First published in 1958. American-cut pages.