Adam Goodheart is a historian, essayist, and journalist. His articles have appeared in National Geographic, Outside, Smithsonian, The Atlantic, and TheNew York Times Magazine, among others, and he is a regular columnist for The New York Times’sacclaimed online Civil War series, Disunion. He lives in Washington, D.C., and on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, where he is the Hodson Trust-Griswold Director of Washington College’s C. V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience.
Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: February 21, 2012 Price: $16.00
A New York Times Notable Book An epic of courage and heroism beyond the battlefields,1861 is Adam Goodheart’s account of how the Civil War began and a second American revolution unfolded, setting Abraham Lincoln on the path to greatness and millions of slaves on the road to freedom. In this gripping...
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