the Civil War
Select excerpts from General John Gordon's memoirs.
General Gordon was the veteran officer who saluted Joshua Chamberlain's
By U.S. Grant. Critically highlights many of the crucial
events of the American Civil War from the viewpoint of this senior officer.
Memoirs by General Hood, commander of the Texas Brigade at
Antietam and of one of Longstreet's divisions at Gettysburg.
From Manassas to
By Lieutenant-General James Longstreet, one of the most
important Confederate commanders of the war.
Memoirs of General
The memoirs of this famous Union commander who fought at
Shiloh and later marched to the sea.
Official Records of the
Union and Confederate Navies
Orders, telegrams and reports from the
navies of the United and Confederate States.
Visiting the Picacho Peak
Historical Site - A short travel log and article about the Picacho Peak
Battlefield in Arizona, site of the western-most "battle" fought during the
American Civil War.