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Author: 
Craig L. Symonds
Reviewer: 
Donald S. Frazier

Frazier on Symonds, 'Stonewall of the West: Patrick Cleburne and the Civil War'

Craig L. Symonds. Stonewall of the West: Patrick Cleburne and the Civil War. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1997. v + 322 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0820-1.

Reviewed by Donald S. Frazier (McMurry University) Published on H-CivWar (November, 1997)

Author: 
Fitzgerald Ross
Reviewer: 
Daniel E. Sutherland

Sutherland on Putnam, 'Richmond During the War: Four Years of Personal Observation' and Ross, 'Cities and Camps of the Confederate States'

Sallie Brock Putnam. Richmond During the War: Four Years of Personal Observation. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1996. xxii + 389 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-8745-7.Fitzgerald Ross. Cities and Camps of the Confederate States. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997. xxii + 262 pp. $13.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-06642-9.

Author: 
Gordon C. Rhea
Reviewer: 
Robert F. Pace

Pace on Rhea, 'The Battles for Spotsylvania Courthouse and the Road to Yellow Tavern, May 7-12, 1864'

Gordon C. Rhea. The Battles for Spotsylvania Courthouse and the Road to Yellow Tavern, May 7-12, 1864. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1997. xii + 483 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2136-8.

Reviewed by Robert F. Pace (Longwood College) Published on H-CivWar (October, 1997)

Author: 
B. Franklin Cooling
Reviewer: 
John F. Votaw

Votaw on Cooling, 'Monocacy: The Battle That Saved Washington'

B. Franklin Cooling. Monocacy: The Battle That Saved Washington. Shippensburg: White Mane Publishing, 1997. xviii + 335 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-032-1.

Reviewed by John F. Votaw (First Division Museum at Cantigny, Wheaton, Illinois) Published on H-CivWar (October, 1997)

Author: 
David W. Blight, Brooks D. Simpson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Carl J. Guarneri

Guarneri on Blight and Simpson, 'Union and Emancipation: Essays on Politics and Race in the Civil War Era'

David W. Blight, Brooks D. Simpson, eds. Union and Emancipation: Essays on Politics and Race in the Civil War Era. Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1997. x + 231 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87338-565-7.

Reviewed by Carl J. Guarneri (St. Mary's College of California) Published on H-CivWar (October, 1997)

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