Williamsburg is known for its central role in the American Revolution. Less known is that the city also played a role in the Civil War, suffering through a bloody battle on its doorstep and a three-year occupation. The Virginia history book Civil War Williamsburg by Carson O. Hudson features a history of wartime in Williamsburg, Virginia between 1861 and 1865, along with a guide to significant sites in the area and their associations with the war. This civil war history book includes the writings of the residents, soldiers, and refugees who experienced war and occupation first hand and photographs and pictures from the period.
- By Carson O. Hudson
- Williamsburg, Virginia's role in the Civil War
- 96 pages
- 73 photos, illustrations, and maps
- 7"W x 9.5"H