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McCarthy, Kevin

Summary: "A saga of loyalty and survival in the vast, severe American West. Irish immigrant brothers Michael and Thomas O'Driscoll have returned from the brutal front lines of the Civil War. Unable to adapt to life as farm laborers, they reenlist in the army and are thrown into ferocious combat with Red Cloud's coalition of Indian tribes in the heart of Montana's Powder River Valley. Thomas finds love...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION McCar

Drury, Bob.

Summary: Draws on Red Cloud's autobiography, which was lost for nearly a hundred years, to present the story of the great Oglala Sioux chief who was the only Plains Indian to defeat the United States Army in a war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.004 Drury

Abbott, Karen

Summary: "The never-before-told story of four real-life women who risked everything to take on a life of espionage during the Civil War"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.785 Abbott

Roberts, Gary L.

Summary: "At dawn on the morning of November 29, 1864, Colonel John Milton Chivington gave the command that led to slaughter of 230 peaceful Cheyennes and Arapahos--primarily women, children, and elderly--camped under the protection of the U. S. government along Sand Creek in Colorado Territory and flying both an American flag and a white flag. The Sand Creek massacre seized national attention in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.802 Roberts

Egerton, Douglas R.

Contents: The travelers -- The Brahmins -- Readville -- The Sea Islands -- Battery Wagner -- Hospitals and home fronts -- The siege -- Florida -- Liberation -- Occupation -- The veterans -- Epilogue: the legacy of the regiments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.741 Egert

Shaara, Jeff

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Shaa

Shaara, Jeff

Summary: May, 1863. In the vaunted "Gibraltar of the Confederacy," a siege for the ages will cement the reputation of one Union general -- and all but seal the fate of the rebel cause.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2013

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK FICTION Shaar

Egan, Timothy.

Summary: "From the National Book Award-winning and best-selling author Timothy Egan comes the epic story of one of the most fascinating and colorful Irishman in nineteenth-century America. The Irish-American story, with all its twists and triumphs, is told through the improbable life of one man. A dashing young orator during the Great Famine of the 1840s, in which a million of his Irish countrymen died,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Meagher

Shaara, Jeff

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: PBK FIC Shaar

Summary: In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager is crowned Queen Victoria, navigates the scandal, corruption, and political intrigues of the Court, and soon rises to become the most powerful woman in the world.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD DVD Victoria Seas 1

Alexander, Tamera.

Summary: "Eleanor's practical plans for the new home for Civil War widows and orphans at Belmont Mansion, in Nashville, conflict with architect Marcus' artistic vision. Will they ever manage to find common ground?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Alex

Von Drehle, Dave.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.709 Von Dre

Jones, Adam James.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP MYSTERY Jones

Sides, Hampton.

Contents: Prologue: Hoofbeats -- THE NEW MEN: Jumping off -- The glittering world -- The army of the West -- Singing grass -- Blue Bead Mountain -- Who is James K. Polk? -- What a wild life! -- The ruling hand of providence -- The pathfinder -- When the land is sick -- The un-Alamo -- We will correct all this -- Narbona Pass -- The uninvaded silence -- On the altar of the country -- A perfect butchery --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.02 Sides

Summary: Ken Burns's Emmy Award-winning documentary brings to life America's most destructive and defining conflict. The Civil War is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2011

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD 973 Civil5

Hale, Nathan

Summary: "Big Bad Ironclad! covers the history of the amazing ironclad steam warships used in the Civil War. From the ship's inventor, who had a history of blowing things up and only 100 days to complete his project, to the mischievous William Cushing, who pranked his way through the whole war, this book is filled with surprisingly true facts and funny, brave characters that modern readers will easily...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 Hale

McCabe, Erin Lindsay.

Summary: "An extraordinary novel about a strong-willed woman who disguises herself as a man in order to fight beside her husband in the Civil War, inspired by a real female soldier's letters home Rosetta doesn't want her new husband Jeremiah to enlist, but he joins up, hoping to make enough money that they'll be able to afford their own farm someday. Though she's always worked by her father's side as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION McCabe

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.785 Spi

Miller, Linda Lael

Summary: "In The Yankee Widow, gifted storyteller Linda Lael Miller explores the complexities and heartbreak that families experienced as men took up arms to preserve the nation and defend their way of life. Told in a smart, assured and compelling voice, this is the story of Caroline, the young wife and childhood sweetheart of Jacob, who together live on a farm raising their daughter, Rachel, just...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing Large Print 2019

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Shaara, Jeff

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Shaara

Tarshis, Lauren.

Summary: "It's 1863, and Thomas and his little sister, Birdie, have fled the farm where they were born and raised as slaves. Following the North Star, looking for freedom, they soon cross paths with a Union soldier. Everything changes: Corporal Henry Green brings Thomas and Birdie back to his regiment, and suddenly it feels like they've found a new home. Best of all, they don't have to find their way...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JPB FIC Tars

Shaara, Jeff

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Sha

Vogel, Steve

Contents: Prelude: I See Nothing Else Left -- How Do You Like the War Now? -- Laid in Ashes -- The British Invasion -- What the Devil Will They Do Here? -- Be It So, We Will Proceed -- The Enemy in Bladensburg! -- The Battle for Washington -- A Spectacle Terrible and Magnificent -- They Feel Strongly the Disgrace -- Times Truly Awful -- The Arrogant Foe -- The Mission of Francis Scott Key -- The Town...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.522 Vogel

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: The year Almanzo Wilder turned nine (1866) was an important one for the young farm boy in northern New York state.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1989

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION WIL