Eye of the Storm: a Civil War Odyssey

By: Sneden, Private Robert Knox

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Clean second printing in unchipped dust jacket. Clean burgundy boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Written and illustrated by Private Robert Knox Sneden. Edited by Charles F. Bryan, Jr. and Nelson D. Lankford. 329 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the most important Civil War documents to be published since Ulysses S. Grant's "Personal Memoirs". Four tattered scrapbooks found in a Connecticut bank vault in 1994 yielded a treasure trove of more than 500 watercolors that vividly depect America's great nationa drama. These scrapbooks--plus a 5,000 page illustrated memoir that came to light later--are the life's achievement of a long-forgotten Union private and mapmaker named Robert Knox Sneden.

Title: Eye of the Storm: a Civil War Odyssey

Author Name: Sneden, Private Robert Knox

Categories: Americana, History, American Civil War,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2000

ISBN Number: 0684863650

ISBN Number 13: 9780684863658

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine Jacket

Seller ID: 024490

Keywords: American Civil War, Private Robert Knox Sneden, illustrated,