Books by Allen C. Guelzo

GETTYSBURG by Allen C. Guelzo
HISTORY
Released: May 15, 2013

"Robust, memorable reading that will appeal to Civil War buffs, professional historians and general readers alike."
A stirring account of the "greatest and most violent collision the North American continent [has] ever seen," just in time for the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Read full book review >
FATEFUL LIGHTNING by Allen C. Guelzo
HISTORY
Released: May 4, 2012

"An authoritative view of the great American trauma."
Lincoln Prize winner Guelzo (Civil War Era Studies/Gettysburg Coll.; Lincoln, 2011, etc.) offers a broad, readable history of the Civil War. Read full book review >
LINCOLN AND DOUGLAS by Allen C. Guelzo
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 2008

"A crisply articulated, dynamic presentation of how the debates unfolded and why they still matter today."
Two-time Lincoln Prize winner Guelzo (Civil War Era History/Gettysburg Coll.; Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America, 2004, etc.) colorfully chronicles the most famous Senate campaign in American history. Read full book review >
LINCOLN’S EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION by Allen C. Guelzo
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 2004

"Thoughtful and readable: a valuable contribution to Civil War–era history."
A fluent study of a transformative document in American history. Read full book review >