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Civil War and Reconstruction: Getting Started

Biographical Sources: General

Routledge Encyclopedia of Civil War Era Biographies (Print, Perkins Reference E467 .W93 2013)

Encyclopedia of Civil War Biographies (Print, Perkins Reference E467 .E53 2000)

Shapers of the Great Debate on the Civil War (Print, Perkins Reference E467 .M77 2005)

Biographical Dictionary of the Union (Print, Lilly and Perkins Reference E467 .B56 1995)

Biographical Dictionary of the Confederacy (Print, Lilly and Perkins Reference E467 .W2 1977)



Background Information: Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

American Civil War: the Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection (Online)

Encyclopedia of the American Civil War (Online)

Oxford Encyclopedia of the Civil War (Online)

The Civil War Era and Reconstruction (Print Only, Perkins Reference E468 S65 2011)

Women During the Civil War (Online)

Encyclopedia of the Confederacy (Print Only, Perkins Reference, E487 .E55 1993)

Civil War Treasures from the New-York Historical Society, [Digital ID, nhnycw/aj aj29001]



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