American Civil War Armies (4): State Troops by Philip KatcherAmerican Civil War Armies (4): State Troops by Philip Katcher

American Civil War Armies (4): State Troops

byPhilip KatcherIllustratorRonald Volstad

Paperback | March 26, 1987

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"The War between the States" is the term used for the American Civil War (1861-1865)throughout much of the South even today. Many on both sides - not just the South - felt that they were serving their states as much, if not more, than their central governments. Many of the states agreed; the state governments raising their own units, commissioning their officers, and supplying their men. Indeed, many of the units that fought the Civil War were supplied in large part by their own states rather than by the central government's quartermasters. Philip Katcher's fascinating text explores the uniforms of 32 states; from Alabama to Wisconsin.
Philip Katcher was born in Los Angeles, California, to parents involved in the film industry. He was educated at the University of Maryland and served in the US Army in Vietnam. He has also been an active participant in living history activities, especially in the 18th and 19th century periods. He has written a number of books on vario...
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Title:American Civil War Armies (4): State TroopsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.67 × 7.29 × 0.08 inPublished:March 26, 1987Publisher:Bloomsbury USA

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0850457475

ISBN - 13:9780850457476

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Table of Contents

Introduction · Alabama · Arkansas · Connecticut · Delaware & District of Columbia · Florida · Georgia · Illinois · Indiana · Iowa · Kentucky · Louisiana · Maine · Maryland · Massachusetts · Michigan · Minnesota · Mississippi · Missouri · New Hampshire · New Jersey · New York · North Carolina · Ohio · Pennsylvania · Rhode Island · South Carolina · Tennessee · Texas · Vermont · Virginia · Wisconsin · The Plates

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This book examines the different uniforms worn by the armies of the Civil War, namely: the Northern Side of the Union Army; the Southern Side of the Confederacy; and the uniforms unique to each of the states and territories.