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A Civil War Treasury

Being a Miscellany of Arms and Artillery, Facts and Figures, Legends and Lore, Muses and Minstrels, Personalities and People

by Albert A. Nofi

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Published by Book Sales .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military - United States,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Sale Books,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8103514M
    ISBN 100785816860
    ISBN 109780785816867
    OCLC/WorldCa53966023

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends and Folklore (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at 5/5(1). The West Wing of the U.S. Treasury building, the largest single extension to Robert Mill’s original building, began in in a time of peace and was substantially completed by after the Civil War’s conclusion.

    Review from Cyndi Lavin, Mixed Media Artist, June Like the first volume of Civil War Legacies, Carol's book feature[s] small-sized scrap quilts made with reproduction project takes you through how to make the blocks, starting with yardage needed and cutting instructions, and then moves on to assembly/5(4).   What it is: a concept penned in Robert Penn Warren's book "The Legacy of the Civil War." In his book Penn, the grandson of a Confederate, avoids the term "The Lost Cause" by substituting "The Great Alibi." That done, he goes on to equate the Southern "Great Alibi" with something he calls the Northern "Treasury of Virtue.".

    “The real war will never get into the books,” claimed Walt Whitman. Yet Whitman’s work is indelibly linked with the Civil War: Witness two of his best-known poems, Drum-Taps and When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d, inspired by the pageantry of the sectional conflict and Abraham Lincoln’s assassination at its close. Two books that. In spring , the Union Army of the Potomac took the offensive on the Virginia Peninsula, where its ultimate target was Richmond, the Confederate capital. The Union army was hampered by Confederate forces, inclement weather, inferior roads, and overcautious leadership. It was further hampered by Stonewall Jackson’s Shenandoah Valley Campaign and by the skill of the .


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A Civil War Treasury by Albert A. Nofi Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Civil War Treasury of Tales Legends & Folklore,” edited with an Introduction by B. Botkin, with illustrations by Warren Chappell, contains more than personal narratives, anecdotes, yarns, tall tales, jests, strange tales, and fables, that were collected from many sources, letters written around the time of the war, diaries, newspapers, periodicals, Cited by: 4.

A Civil War Treasury goes beyond the battles and the memoirs to offer a unique, intimate and informative portrayal of this nation's greatest catastrophe, the War Between the States. A Civil War Treasury does not pretend to be a sweeping historical account of the conflict, but looks at the monumental struggle in terms of bits and pieces of reality/5(4).

A Civil War Treasury book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Going beyond the battles and the memoirs, this book offers a un /5. A Treasury of Civil War Tales book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Unusual, interesting stories of the Turbulent era when /5. Recently, I asked on Facebook about the salaries earned by Civil War soldiers, and those who responded pointed to this source: Albert A. Nofi’s book, A Civil War Treasury, Being a Miscellany of Arms & artillery, Facts & Figures, Legends & Lore, Muses & Minstrels, Personalities & People.

That’s quite a title, but it is a deliberate attempt to mirror the kind of. In February and Marchwith secession already in process, the prospects of civil war growing, and the Treasury’s cash position at a very low level, Congress passed two separate bills authorizing the issuance of $35 million worth of government bonds.

: A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends and Folklore () and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(45). Buy a cheap copy of A Treasury of Civil War Stories book by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

A Treasury of Civil War Stories (R) Free shipping over $ Confederate gold refers to hidden caches of gold lost after the American Civil War.

Millions of dollars' worth of gold was lost or unaccounted for after the war and has been the speculation of many historians and treasure hunters.

Allegedly, some of the Confederate treasury was hidden in order to wait for the rising again of the South and at. Get this from a library. The Civil War: a treasury of art and literature. [Stephen W Sears;] -- This book does not recount the history of the Civil War.

Rather, the intent is to give, in words and pictures, impressions of that war. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Confederate Treasury welcomes you. We are the premier source of educational material on Confederate money. "This set is also an excellent educational addition to any one's War library and will benefit tremendously in your discussions on Southern History with your family and friends," said Col.

Grover Criswell. American Civil War, four-year war (–65) fought between the United States and 11 Southern states that seceded to form the Confederate States of America.

It arose out of disputes over slavery and states’ rights. When antislavery candidate Abraham Lincoln was elected president (), the Southern states seceded. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Civil War Legacies III: A Treasury of Quilts for Reproduction-Fabric Lovers by Carol Hopkins at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Due to COVID, orders may be : Martingale & Company. A Civil War Treasury gives a deeper understanding of the human side of the war and its more technical aspects as well. The selections are arranged in a roughly chronological order and there is a brief introduction to each chapter which outlines the principal developments of.

A drum's story -- A veteran and his grandchildren -- Lincoln and Tad -- The defenses of Washington -- Story of the second Bull Run --Campaigning with Grant -- A drummer boy in gray -- War story told in churchyard -- An Adventure on the East'n Sho' -- Heroines of '61 and Barbara Frietchie --Down the Fairfax Pike -- Major Mallory of Malloryville -- The strange case of Geo.

During the Civil War and continuing through the last half of the 19 th century, increasing numbers of women began to be employed at the Treasury building in Washington, DC. The illustration, “Lady Clerks Leaving the Treasury Department at Washington,” was published Februin “ Harper’s Weekly”.

A Civil War Treasury gives a deeper understanding of the human side of the war and its more technical aspects as well. The selections are arranged in a roughly chronological order and there is a brief introduction to each chapter which outlines the principal developments of each year of the war.5/5(1).

Botkin was one of the greatest American folklorists. With his students he crisscrossed the country to record the stories we tell one another. From the most enduring of American events, the Civil War, come tales of bravery, cunning, pathos, humor, and faith. True or fanciful, these accounts endure because they expressøauthentic reactions and have the power to explain.

The American Civil War cost the federal government more than $3 billion, and much of the money was raised from the sale of Union bonds. As well as relying on ordinary Americans to finance the war, a lot of investment came from overseas, as US.

US Treasury Department Specimen books, also known as BEP presentation albums, were published by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) from the mids through the s. Prepared upon request of the United States Secretary of the Treasury, albums were generally presented to Cabinet members, select Members of Congress, diplomats and visiting dignitaries.Shop and Buy A Treasury Of Civil War Songs sheet music.

Piano/Vocal/Guitar sheet music book by: Hal Leonard at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music. (HL). What I'm getting at is, inwhen B. A. Botkin first released his book, A CIVIL WAR TREASURY OF TALES, LEGENDS AND FOLKLORE, he set a new standard in Civil War narration.

This edition is a reprinting of the original save for the addition of new artwork by Warren Chappell, who replaced Stephen Cushman as illustrator in the last reprinting.5/5(1).