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By Philip Katcher

ISBN-10: 0850458536

ISBN-13: 9780850458534

Uniformed volunteer devices have been raised through participants, often from an area's social élite who had sufficient spare time and cash to spend on such enthusiasms. They voted on their unit designation, their officials and non-commissioned officials, their unit ideas, and their uniform. Many destiny leaders realized their talents in those ranks, and volunteer armed forces devices shaped the center of many combating devices on either side of the Mason-Dixon line. With assistance from a variety of pictures and illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates by means of Ron Volstad, Philip Katcher does a superb activity of detailing the uniforms of the volunteer armed forces of the yank Civil battle (1861-1865).

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