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Author: 
Curt Johnson, Richard C. Anderson, Joseph Mills Hanson
Reviewer: 
Terry L. Jones

Jones on Johnson and Anderson and Hanson, 'Artillery Hell: The Employment of Artillery at Antietam (Texas a & M University Military History Series)'


Curt Johnson, Richard C. Anderson, Joseph Mills Hanson. Artillery Hell: The Employment of Artillery at Antietam (Texas a & M University Military History Series). College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1995. xx + 147 pp. $29.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-622-8; $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89096-623-5.

Reviewed by Terry L. Jones (Northeast Louisiana University)
Published on H-CivWar (March, 1996)

Author: 
Edwin Adams Davis
Reviewer: 
Donald S. Frazier

Frazier on Davis, 'Fallen Guidon: The Saga of Confederate General Jo Shelby's March to Mexico'


Edwin Adams Davis. Fallen Guidon: The Saga of Confederate General Jo Shelby's March to Mexico. College Station, Tex.: Texas A&M University Press, 1995. 173 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-683-9; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89096-684-6.

Reviewed by Donald S. Frazier (McMurry University)
Published on H-CivWar (February, 1996)

Author: 
Stephanie McCurry
Reviewer: 
Jeanette Keith

Keith on McCurry, 'Masters of Small Worlds: Yeoman Households, Gender Relations and the Political Culture of the Antebellum South Carolina Low Country'


Stephanie McCurry. Masters of Small Worlds: Yeoman Households, Gender Relations and the Political Culture of the Antebellum South Carolina Low Country. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. 320 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-507236-5.

Reviewed by Jeanette Keith (Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-CivWar (February, 1996)

Author: 
James M. McPherson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Robert J. Havlik

Havlik on McPherson, '"We Cannot Escape History": Lincoln and the Last Best Hope of Earth'


James M. McPherson, ed. "We Cannot Escape History": Lincoln and the Last Best Hope of Earth. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1995. viii + 176 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02190-9.

Reviewed by Robert J. Havlik (University of Notre Dame)
Published on H-CivWar (February, 1996)

Author: 
Stephen R. Wise
Reviewer: 
W. Wayne Smith

Smith on Wise, 'Gate of Hell: Campaign for Charleston Harbor, 1863'


Stephen R. Wise. Gate of Hell: Campaign for Charleston Harbor, 1863. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1994. xii + 312 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87249-985-0.

Reviewed by W. Wayne Smith (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-CivWar (February, 1996)

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