Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

American Iliad : The Story of the Civil War - 2nd edition

American Iliad : The Story of the Civil War (ISBN10: 007241815X; ISBN13: 9780072418156)
ISBN13: 978-0072418156
ISBN10: 007241815X

Summary: This concise but comprehensive history reflects a synthesis of the major writings on the war, as refined and focused through Professor Roland's own research and interpretation. This is the story of the war with the emphasis on the military action, that element which distinguishes war from all other human activities. Accounts of the major political, economic, diplomatic, social, and cultural developments of the epoch are covered; approximately half of the book is devo ...show moreted to them. But these discussions are woven into the central narrative in a manner designed to show their role in the war effort itself.

New to This Edition :

  • NEW! An opening chapter provides historical background and context for the Civil War.
  • NEW! A brief new final chapter on the Reconstruction era
  • NEW! Increased coverage of the homefront, lives of soldiers, role of African-American soldiers, and women's experiences during the war.
  • NEW! A timeline allows students to see the temporal relationship among important events of the Civil War.
  • More photographs and maps are included than in the previous edition.

Features :
  • Overall, the scope of this edition has been broadened slightly, but without sacrificing the book's primary focus on the military aspects of the war.
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 2ND 02
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 10/16/2001
International: No

View Author Bio
View Table of Contents

Other Editions of American Iliad : The Story of the Civil War:


List Price: $63.44
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 05/29/2015
Rental
Save $53.45 (84%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $2.46

12 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for American Iliad : The Story of the Civil War
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (12)  |  New (2)  |  Like New (2)  |  Very Good (1)  |  Good (6)  |  Acceptable (1)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$2.46
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Big Hearted Books
Sharon, MA
Seller Rating: 4.26
This item is gently used in good or better condition. If it is a textbook it may not have supplements. It may have some moderate wear and possibly include previous owner's name, some markings and/or ...show more is a former library book. We ship within 1 business day and offer no hassle returns. Big Hearted Books shares its profits with schools, churches and non-profit groups throughout New England. Thank you for your support! ...show less
$2.46
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Big Hearted Books
Sharon, MA
Seller Rating: 4.26
Fair This item is listed as acceptable and has probably been well used. It could have considerable writing or highlighting throughout but is still usable and has been priced accordingly. Please do n ...show moreot buy if you are expecting a perfect copy. It has a couple more reads left before its time to be recycled. We ship within 1 business day and offer no hassle returns. Big Hearted Books shares its profits with schools, churches and non-profit groups throughout New England. Thank you for your support! ...show less
$3.89
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Westover-Village
Fort Worth, TX
Seller Rating: 4.6
2001 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Des-Moines
Clive, IA
Seller Rating: 4.88
2001 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$19.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
omgtextbooks
Pueblo West, CO
Seller Rating: 3.73
Boston, MA 2001 Trade paperback 2nd ed. Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 306 p. Contains: Illustrations.
$32.02
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Books Revisited
Chatham, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
Possible retired library copy, some have markings or writing. May or may not include accessories such as CD or access codes.
$34.40
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Books Revisited
Chatham, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
Very good.
$54.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Books Revisited
Chatham, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
As new.
$58.39
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Books Revisited
Chatham, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
Brand New Item.
Page:   1     2     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close