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

By James H. Willbanks

This publication positive aspects the tales of two hundred heroic participants provided the Medal of Honor for his or her exotic army provider whereas struggling with 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 additional info concerning the Medal of Honor and its recipients

• includes contributions from greater than 50 unique students and historians

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

• an intensive bibliography offers extra resources

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

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