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

By James H. Willbanks

This publication positive factors the tales of two hundred heroic contributors provided the Medal of Honor for his or her special army carrier whereas battling for his or her nation, from the Civil warfare to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.

• presents two hundred biographical essays of Medal of Honor recipients and 10 sidebars with more information in regards to the Medal of Honor and its recipients

• comprises contributions from greater than 50 unique students and historians

• encompasses a entire alphabetical directory of people who've obtained the nation's optimum army award for valor

• an in depth bibliography presents extra resources

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

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