SUGGESTED READING

 

NON-FICTION BOOKS

Chickamauga and Chattanooga : The Battles That Doomed the Confederacy - John W. Bowers

The Shipwreck of Their Hopes : The Battles for Chattanooga - Peter Cozzens

This Terrible Sound:  The Battle of Chickamauga - Peter Cozzens

The Truth About Chickamauga - Archibald Gracie

The Fight for Chattanooga : Chickamauga to Missionary Ridge - Jerry Korn

Chattanooga : A Death Grip on the Confederacy - James Lee McDonough

Guide to the Battle of Chickamauga (The U.S. Army War College Guides to C W Battles) - Matt Spruill 

Mountains Touched With Fire:  Chattanooga Besieged - Wiley Sword

Chickamauga (Voices of the Civil War) - Editors of Time-Life Books

Chickamauga: Bloody Battle In The West - Glenn Tucker

A Deep Steady Thunder : The Battle of Chickamauga (Civil War Campaigns and Commanders) - Steven E. Woodworth, Grady McWhiney

Chickamauga : A Battlefield Guide With a Section on Chattanooga - Steven E. Woodworth

Six Armies in Tennessee : The Chickamauga and Chattanooga Campaigns - Steven E. Woodworth

This Grand Spectacle : The Battle of Chattanooga - Steven E. Woodworth

Recently suggested on CWWT by staff at Chickamauga/Chattanooga National Battlefield Park is a 51 page book by William G. Robertson.  This fully illustrated book with many rare photographs and maps can be purchased for $4.95 (plus S/H).  To order Civil War Series: The Battle of Chickamauga  or browse the NPS site, please click on the book image below.

Order the book or browse the Chickamauga/Chattanooga NPS Bookstore!

BIOGRAPHIES

Rock of Chickamauga : The Life of General George H. Thomas - Freeman Cleaves

The Edge of Glory : A Biography of General William S. Rosecrans, U.S.A - William M. Lamers, Larry J. Daniel (introduction)

Education in Violence : The Life of George H. Thomas And the History of the Army of the Cumberland
- Francis F. McKinney

Sheridan : The Life and Wars of General Phil Sheridan (Vintage Civil War Library) - Roy Morris Jr.

Stonewall of the West : Patrick Cleburne and the Civil War (Modern War Studies) - Craig L. Symonds

General James Longstreet : The Confederacy's Most Controversial Soldier-A Biography - Jeffry Wert



Should you care to add to your library with a purchase prior to MUSTER, the above titles have been linked to amazon.com.  Each of them  has been touted by chatroom regulars as a  "good read". Purchase of a book from amazon via our page will result in a few of your pennies going to us-civilwar.com which hosts our chatroom.   It would be a nice way to thank Henry and Elly for all of the work they do to keep the website running.

 

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WEBSITE SOURCES

The Chattanooga Campaign - Official Records and Battle(s) Descriptions - shotgun's CW Home

The Chickamauga Campaign - Official Records and Battle Descriptions - shotgun's CW Home

The Lightning Brigade Saves the Day - The History Net article by Hubert M. Jordan

The Battle of Chickamauga - Military History Online synopsis by Rick Byrd

 

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