Civil War Timeline

Select Bibliography of sources used for the Kennesaw State University Center for the Study of the Civil War Era Civil War Timeline:


Allen, Charles Maxwell.  Dispatches From Bermuda: The Civil War Letters of Charles Maxwell Allen, United States Consul at Bermuda, 1861 -1888. Edited by Glen N. Wiche. Kent State University Press, 2008.

Bacon, Edward W.. Double Duty in the Civil War: The Letters of Sailor and Soldier Edward W. Bacon. Edited by George S. Burkhardt. Southern Illinois University Press, 2009.

Ball, Augustus V.  Love & War: The Civil War Letters and Medicinal Book of August V. Ball.  Edited by Donald S. Frazier and Andrew Hillhouse.  State House Press, 2010.

Bennitt, John. I Hope to Do My Country Service: The Civil War Letters of John Bennitt, M. D., Surgeon, 19th Michigan Infantry. Edited by Robert Beasecker, Wayne State University Press, 2005.

Bertsch, Friedrich and Wilhelm Stangel.  A German Hurrah! Civil War Letters of Friedrich Bertsch and Wilhelm Stangel, 9th Ohio Infantry.  Translated and edited by Joseph R. Reinhart.  Kent State Univeristy Press, 2010.

Blackford, Charles Minor.  Letters from Lee's Army or Memoirs of Life In and Out of the Army of Northern Virginia During the War Between the States.  Edited by Charles Minor Blackford, III. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947.

Burgwyn, William H. A Captain's War: The Letters and Diaries of William H. S. Burgwyn 1861 -1865. Edited by Herbert M. Schiller. White Mane Publishing Company, 1994.

Chesnut, Mary Boykin. Mary Chesnut's Civil War. Edited by C. Vann Woodward. Yale University Press, 1981.

Cobb, Daniel W.. Cobb's Ordeal: The Diaries of a Virginia Farmer, 1842 -1872. Edited by Daniel W. Crofts. University of Georgia Press, 1997.

Dooley, John,  John Dooley's Civil War: An Irish American's Journey in the First Virginia Infantry Regiment.  Edited by Robert Emmett Curran.  University of Tennessee Press, 2012.

Dubose, William Porcher. Faith, Valor, and Devotion: The Civil War Letters of William Porcher Dubose. Edited by W. Eric Emerson. University of South Carolina Press, 2010.

Ewell, Richard S.  The Letters of General Richard S. Ewell: Stonewall's Successor.  Edited by Donald C. Pfanz.  University of Tennessee Press, 2012.

Garidel, Henri. Exile in Richmond: The Confederate Journal of Henri Garidel. Edited by Michael Redout Chesson and Leslie Jean Roberts. University of Virginia Press, 2001.

Goree, Thomas J.. Longstreet's Aide: The Civil War Letters of Major Thomas J. Goree. Edited by Thomas W. Cutrer.  University of Virginia Press, 1995.

Gorgas, Josiah. The Journals of Josiah Gorgas, 1857 -1878. Edited by Sarah Woolfolk Wiggins.  University of Alabama Press, 1995.

Guerrant, Edward O.. Bluegrass Confederate: The Headquarters Diary of Edward O. Guerrant. Edited by William C. Davis and Meredith L. Swentor. Louisiana State University Press, 2005.

Heller, J. Roderick, III, and Carolynn Ayres Heller, eds. The Confederacy Is on Her Way Up the Spout: Letters to South Carolina, 1861 -1864. University of Georgia Press, 1992.

Holmes, Emma. The Diary of Miss Emma Holmes, 1861 –1866. Edited by John Marszalek.  Louisiana State University Press, 1994.

Jones, John B. A Rebel War Clerk's Diary. Edited by Earl Schenck Miers. A.S. Barnes, 1961.

Keen, Robert Garlick Hill.  Inside the Confederate Government: The Diary of Robert Garlick Hill Kean.  Edited by Edward Younger.  Oxford University Press, 1957.

Kennedy, Frances H. The Civil War Battlefield Guide. Houghton Mifflin, 1999.

King, William Henry. No Pardons to Ask, nor Apologies to Make: The Journal of William Henry King, Gray's 28th Louisiana Infantry Regiment. Edited by Gary D. Joiner, Marilyn S. Joiner, and Clifton D. Cardin. University of Tennessee Press, 2006.

Kinsley, Rufus.  Diary of a Christian Soldier: Rufus Kinsley and the Civil War.  Editd by David C. Rankin,  Cambridge University Press, 2004.

LeConte, Emma.  When the World Ended: The Diary of Emma LeConte.  Edited by Earl Schenck Miers. Oxford University Press, 1957.

Lincoln, Abraham.  The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln.  Edited by Roy P. Basler.  Rutgers University Press, 1953-1955.

Long, E.B.. The Civil War Day by Day: An Almanac, 1861 -1865. Da Capo Press, 1985.

Mattocks, Charles.  'Unspoiled Heart:' The Journal of Charles Mattocks of the 17th Maine.  Edited by Philip N. Racine.  University of Tennessee Press, 1994.

McGuire, Judith Brockenbrough  Diary of a Southern Refugee During the War.  Edited by James i. Robertson, Jr. University Press of Kentucky, 2014.

Opdycke, Emerson. To Battle for God and the Right: The Civil War Letterbooks of Emerson Opdycke. Edited by Glenn V. Longacre and John E. Haas. University of Illinois Press, 2003.

Pender, William Dorsey.  The General to His Lady: The Civil War Letters of William Dorsey Pender to Fanny Pender.  Edited by William W. Hassler. University of North Carolina Press, 1965.

Richardson, James D.. Messages and Papers of the Confederacy. United States Publishing Company, 1906.

Robertson, James I and Brian Steel Wills. Civil War Sites in Virginia: A Tour Guide. University of Virginia Press, 2011.

Scott, Irby Goodwin.  Lee and Jackson's Bloody Twelfth: The Letters of Irby Goodwin Scott, First Lieutenant, Company, G., Putnam Light Infantry, Twelfth Georgia Volunteer Infantry.  Edited by Johnnie Perry Pearson. University of Tennessee Press, 2010.

Sherman, William T.. Sherman's Civil War: Selected Correspondence of William T. Sherman, 1860 -1865. Edited by Brooks D. Simpson and Jean D. Berlin. University of North Carolina Press, 1999.

Strong, George Templeton. Diary of the Civil War 1860-1865.  Edited by Allan Nevins. MacMillan Company, 1962.

Underwood, Josie. Josie Underwood's Civil War Diary. Edited by Nancy Disher Baird. The University Press of Kentucky, 2009.

Voris, Alvin C.. A Citizen - Soldier's Civil War: The Letters of Brevet Major General Alvin C. Voris. Edited by Jerome Muchkat. Northern Illinois University Press, 2002.

The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 128 vols. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1880-1901,

Woodcock, Marcus. A Southern Boy in Blue: The Memoir of Marcus Woodcock, 9th Kentucky Infantry (U. S. A.). Edited by Kenneth W. Noe. University of Tennessee Press, 1996.