BRADY'S CIVIL WAR: A Collection of Memorable Civil War Images Photographed by Mathew Brady and His Assistants. By prominent Civil War scholar and author, Webb Garrison. The Civil War is a key event in American history. Photography was just coming of age as American went to war with itself. Mathew Brady and his team became the world's first prominent war photographers. BRADY'S CIVIL WAR collects 300 of their most important photographs including: Lincoln, Grant, Jeb Stuart, Custer, and other leaders; the battlefields of Gettysburg, Antietam, and more; Soldiers in camp; the weapons of war; the naval war; and much, much more. Author Garrison descriptions of each photograph explain both where they were taken and the historical context. Extra large 10.5x11.25-inch volume with 256 pages. Indexed.
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