Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1952. Early reprint. Hardcover. Item #46580
The Civil War was a railroad war from beginning to end. The noble names of the Confederate wood-burning locomotives showed the pride of a new nation, and their clanging bells rang the death knell of a lost cause. 360 pages with maps, photographic plates, notes, bibliography and index. Foldout map tipped onto the rear pocket. Three Civil War titles listed on the rear panel of the dust jacket. Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket with clear tape reinforcement at the spine panel ends.