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Library of Congress: Map Collections: Military Battles and Campaigns

Military Battles and Campaigns "contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant number of battle maps provide information about the locality that is not available elsewhere such as the location of plantations, the names of landowners in the area, the configuration of small towns and villages, and indications of prior settlement by native Americans."

The Civil War Series from the History E-Library from the National Park Service

Online versions of many books about Civil War battles may be found here. Maps included in these books can be downloaded as a pdf's.


Bruce C. Clarke

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