EUROPA MILITARIA SPECIALS: CONFEDERATE TROOPS OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR
Author: Jonathan Sutherland
Publisher: MBI Publishing, Feb 2006
Minutely examines uniforms, equip, weapons, battle flags, tactics & organization of the Confederate armies. 100 color photos; 7.5x10 inches, 96 pgs.
These specials focus mainly on historical subjects, and draw extensively on the work of many of the leading re-enactment groups to featrue authentic uniforms and equipment in realistic settings.
This book minutely examines the uniforms and equipment of the Confederacy, a patchwork of states, comprising of the southern aristocracy, farm hands and state militiamen. Often hopelessly outnumbered, they held back the inevitable tide of blue of the Union for four years.
This book not only examines the uniforms, but also the equipment, weapons, battle flags, tactics and organization of the Confederate armies. Indispensable for military historians, collectors, wargamers and re-enactors.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Jonathan Sutherland is a writer and historian with a particular interest in the American Civil War. He is the author of many other titles including the award-winning African Americans at War.