So Far from God: The U.S. War with Mexico, 1846-1848 by John S. D. Eisenhower. Random House, New York, 1989.
Raising Holy Hell by Bruce Olds. Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1995.
Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War by Tony Horwitz. Pantheon Books, New York, 1998.
Blue and Gray Laughing: A Collection of Civil War Soldiers' Humor edited by Paul Zall. Rank and File Publications, Redondo Beach, CA, 1996.
Honor and Slavery: Lies, Duels, Noses, Masks, Dressing as a Woman, Gifts, Strangers, Humanitarianism, Death, Slave Rebellions, The Proslavery Argument, Baseball, Hunting, and Gambling in the Old South by Kenneth S. Greenberg. Princeton University Press, 1996.
Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup. Louisiana State University Press, 1968.
Reveille in Washington: 1860-1865 by Margaret Leech. Carroll and Graf, New York, 1991 (Originally published 1941)
A Strange and Blighted Land - Gettysburg: The Aftermath of a Battle by Gregory A. Coco. Thomas Publications, Gettysburg, PA, 1995.
And More to Come ...