Authors: Daniel Carroll Toomey
A chronology of the war in the “Old Line State” from the emergence of John Brown in western Maryland in 1859 to Lincoln’s funeral procession through the streets of Baltimore City in 1865, over 280 entries cover every major and most minor military engagements on both land and water, as well as many political events. The text is complemented with a two-page period map and thirty-four photographs, many of which are published for the first time. Chapter introductions and timely references to significant events outside the state orient the reader to the direction the war is taking. Each fact is well documented and the text is fully indexed. -Acknowledged as the standard reference for this period of Maryland -history.
Softbound, 183 pages, 6" x 9", 34 photographs, 1 map, index