This descriptive history begins with the battles at Shiloh, Lookout Mountain, Chickamauga, and Stones River and ends with the terrible carnage that was Franklin. The book provides a broad overview of the region’s conflicts and recounts the main battles as well as some of the smaller actions.
It was springtime 1861 when the young men marched off to war—many to never return. Relive their tragic days through this look back in time.
Magnificent images from renowned illustrator Andy Thomas are found throughout.
About the Author
Steve Cottrell is a descendant of a cavalry member who served during the Civil War. He has participated in several battle reenactments, including the Academy Award-winning motion picture, Glory. Cottrell is co-author of Civil War in the Ozarks and author of Civil War in the Indian Territory and Civil War in Texas and New Mexico Territory, all published by Pelican.
About the Illustrator
Andy Thomas illustrated Civil War in the Indian Territory and Civil War in Texas and New Mexico Territory. Maze Creek Studio in Carthage showcases his artwork.
CIVIL WAR IN TENNESSEE
By Steve Cottrell
Illustrated by Andy Thomas
HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
144 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 1/4
41 b/w illustrations 2 b/w photos
Map Bibliography Index
ISBN: 9781565548244 pb original