America's Heroes: Medal of Honor Recipients from the Civil by James H. Willbanks

By James H. Willbanks

This e-book positive factors the tales of 2 hundred heroic members presented the Medal of Honor for his or her distinctive army provider whereas battling for his or her state, from the Civil struggle to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.

• offers two hundred biographical essays of Medal of Honor recipients and 10 sidebars with additional info in regards to the Medal of Honor and its recipients

• comprises contributions from greater than 50 special students and historians

• contains a whole alphabetical directory of people who've bought the nation's maximum army award for valor

• an in depth bibliography offers extra resources

• subject finders make it effortless to spot entries from a specific battle, domestic kingdom, or department of service

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