Billy Yank

The Uniform of the Union Army, 1861-1865 (G.I. Series) by Michael Mcafee

Publisher: Greenhill Books

Written in English
Cover of: Billy Yank | Michael Mcafee
Published: Pages: 72 Downloads: 219
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Subjects:

  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Uniforms & insignia,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Military - Uniforms,
  • Military History - U.S. Civil War,
  • Military Uniforms,
  • History - Military / War,
  • United States,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • United States.,
  • 19th century,
  • Army,
  • History,
  • Uniforms
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8980374M
ISBN 101853672386
ISBN 109781853672385

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Billy Yank tells the story of the Union soldiers as few have been able to capture. It covers more than just what the soldier wore, ate, used, etc. From his reasons for fighting, opinions of Lincoln, emancipation (pro AND con) officers, the Southern people, the topics are well covered.

Reenactors of the conflict would benefit from this book.5/5(17). Bought Billy Yank a few years later in paperback. Both worn out and yellowed from re-reading & moving around. Happy to have a hardback ed. for my mil. hist. book shelf. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.

Amazon Customer. out of 5 stars This is an old book, but pretty good/5(12). The Life of Billy Yank book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Life of Billy Yank is a frank, intimate, and warm study /5. In this companion to The Life of Johnny Reb, Bell Irvin Wiley explores the daily lives of the men in blue who fought to save the Union.

With the help of many soldiers' letters and diaries, Wiley explains who these men were and why they fought, how they reacted to combat and the strain of prolonged conflict, and what they thought about the land and the people of Dixie.