Books by James L. Stokesbury

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR by James L. Stokesbury
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 15, 1995

"An excellent introduction to one of the most eventful stories in American history."
Who needs another one-volume history of the Civil War? Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: June 24, 1991

"Authoritative yet accessible: another fine showing by Stokesbury."
Stokesbury (A Short History of the Korean War, 1988, etc.; History/Acadia Univ., Nova Scotia) again displays his exceptional ability to boil down vast historic materials into a first-rate one- volume narrative. Read full book review >