The Civil War in Color: A Photographic Reenactment of the War Between the States [With Ready-To-Frame Fine Art Print] (Hardcover)
These photos are no longer just dusty old pictures, but rather have become very real moments in time from our collective past, frozen forever in color. --John C. GuntzelmanThe Civil War comes alive as never before in this extraordinary collection of colorized photographs from the era. Not only does it feature portraits of famous leaders and ordinary soldiers but also vignettes of American life during the conflict: scenes from urban and plantation life; destroyed cities; contested battlefields. The 200+ photographs, from the Library of Congress's archives, include both well-known and rarely seen images. Also inside--a fine art ready-to-frame photographic print of a stunning colorized Civil War photograph.
About the Author
BOB ZELLER is author of The Civil War in Depth, Volumes One and Two, the groundbreaking stereoscopic photo histories of the Civil War. He is a founder and president of The Center for Civil War Photography, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to the study, presentation, and preservation of all aspects of Civil War photography.