The Untold Civil War
Exploring the Human Side of WarBook - 2011
Photographs, illustrations, and text describe lesser-known aspects of the American Civil War, discussing the significance of access to fresh water during the battle at Gettysburg, how the need to spread news about the dead and wounded gave rise to the US Postal Service, the introduction of "standard time," pre-sized clothing, canned goods, and more.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2011.
Characteristics: 351 pages :,ilustrations. (some colour), colour maps, portraits (some colour), music ;,29 cm.