Reference Works

The World of the Civil War (Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio, 2015)

"The contributors' articles, some unique, fill gaps one often encounters in reference works about the Civil War... making this work a valuable source for any library collection. Summing Up: Recommended. Undergraduates; general readers." - Choice

American Women at War: From the Home Front to the Battlefields (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2012).

The editor of this work, Lisa Tendrich Frank, has compiled in a two volumes, the most informative and thorough treatment of the role American women during wartime. . . . This text is highly recommended for both high school and college libraries."—ARBA

Women in the American Civil War (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2007).
"a well-conceived, richly illustrated encyclopedia, written in clear and concise prose, that I can imagine being put to many uses, from reference source to gift."—Journal of Southern History
"Thoroughly 'user friendly,' Women in the Civil War is a seminal and important contribution to the growing library of Civil War reference literature and an important, core addition to personal, professional, academic, and community library collections."--Midwest Book Review

 

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