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Author: 
Timothy S. Good, ed.
Reviewer: 
Beverly Wilson Palmer

Palmer on Good, 'We Saw Lincoln Shot: One Hundred Eyewitness Accounts'

Timothy S. Good, ed. We Saw Lincoln Shot: One Hundred Eyewitness Accounts. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1995. viii + 215 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87805-778-8; $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87805-779-5.

Reviewed by Beverly Wilson Palmer (Thaddeus Stevens Papers) Published on H-CivWar (April, 1996)

Author: 
Sarah Woolfolk Wiggins, ed.
Reviewer: 
John F. Votaw

Votaw on Wiggins, 'The Journals of Josiah Gorgas, 1857-1878'

Sarah Woolfolk Wiggins, ed. The Journals of Josiah Gorgas, 1857-1878. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1995. xxxix + 305 pp. $39.95, ISBN 978-0-8173-0770-7.

Reviewed by John F. Votaw (Cantigny First Division Foundation) Published on H-CivWar (April, 1996)

Author: 
Laurence M. Hauptman
Reviewer: 
David Eyman

Eyman on Hauptman, 'Between Two Fires: American Indians in the Civil War'

Laurence M. Hauptman. Between Two Fires: American Indians in the Civil War. New York: The Free Press, 1995. xv + 304 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-02-914180-9.

Reviewed by David Eyman (History Department, Skidmore College) Published on H-CivWar (April, 1996)

Author: 
Jim Cullen
Reviewer: 
Richard Lowry

Lowry on Cullen, 'The Civil War in Popular Culture: A Reusable Past'

Jim Cullen. The Civil War in Popular Culture: A Reusable Past. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995. x + 253 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56098-459-7.

Reviewed by Richard Lowry (College of William and Mary) Published on H-CivWar (April, 1996)

Author: 
Mark Grimsley
Reviewer: 
George C. Rable

Rable on Grimsley, 'The Hard Hand of War: Union Military Policy toward Southern Civilians, 1861-1865'

Mark Grimsley. The Hard Hand of War: Union Military Policy toward Southern Civilians, 1861-1865. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xii + 244 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-46257-0.

Reviewed by George C. Rable (Anderson University) Published on H-CivWar (April, 1996)

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