Is the official government compilation of Civil War records, orders, dispatches, messages, and correspondence relating to the military operations of the war. The volumes contain the official correspondence from many of the key leaders from both the Union and Confederate armies. 138,597 pages of Civil War source material - averaging over 1,000 pages per book.Each book is individually indexed. In addition, there is a separate General Index.
This reprint edition of the "Official Records" is a vast improvement over the government original. All 138,597 pages are printed on an excellent grade of acid-free paper which will resist wear, deterioration and discoloration, and the binding is linen-textured buckram, impregnated with pyroylin to withstand wear and tear.An additional improvement to the "government original" is the numbering system on the spines. In the original, volume numbers appeared on each book in the Roman numerals. These have both Roman and Arabic numerals for ease in organizing and identifying volumes. FINE CONDITION An exceptional condition, complete, 128-volume book set including the index. Bound in black, buckram covers with bright, silver lettering on the spine. A exceptionally sharp, bright, clean, solidly bound, "like new" book set. The exterior have no wear, bumping or rubbing. The lettering is sharp and bright. The interiors are clean bright white and in excellent condition. There isn't a mark in the book set.
The books have no writing, smudging, foxing, stamps, pasteboard or other markings; it is not an ex-library book set. The set has solid binding with no looseness or lean. THE WAR OF THE REBELLION. A COMPILATION OF THE OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES.
PREPARED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE SECRETARY OF WAR, BY BREVET LIEUTENANT COLONEL ROBERT N. ARTILLERY, AND PUBLISHED PURSUANT TO ACT OF CONGRESS APPROVED JUNE 16, 1880.
ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 1880, THIS IS A 1985 REPRINT BY THE NATIONAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY. The major source of Civil War research material. Absolutely indispensable to the serious student.
The "Official Records" of the Civil War is the most important work in literature of the Civil War; the "Official Records" or O. An exceptional condition, complete, 128-volume book set including the index. Be sure to add me to your. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing.This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "books_of_valor" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.