Civil War and Reconstruction History
This is a friendly group of people interested in reading great books about the American Civil War Period c.1846 to 1877. It is intended to cover surveys of the American Civil War Era and the time preceding and following it.
Thank you for your interest.
Our Current Book and Information
- Current Book: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era by James M. McPherson
(Get the unabridged version)
- Current Week Information: Facebook Discussion Group Page
- We will post a new message above for the current week’s chapter, along with Primary Sources and and other useful information.
- Civil War Map Collection – PBS
- Civil War Map Collection – Library of Congress