UPCOMING AMERICAN CIVIL WAR BOOKS
Title: Touring the Carolina's Civil War Sites

Author: Clint Johnson
Release: May 1 2011 (reprint)

Publisher's Description:
History buffs and tourists have been following the signs to famous Civil War sites in the Carolinas for years, among them Fort Fisher in Wilmington, North Carolina, and Fort Sumter off the coast of Charleston, South Carolina. However, many of the sites from the states' rich Civil War heritage are off the beaten path.

Touring the Carolina's Civil War Sites helps travelers find the states' battlefields, forts, and memorials, as well as the lesser skirmish sites, homes, and towns that also played significant roles in the war. The book's 19 tours cover the entire Carolinas, combining riveting history with clear, concise directions and maps. As facinating to read as it is fun to take on the road, this second edition includes additional historic houses in Charleston, a new battlefield in New Bern, updated driving directions, new photos for each site, and more.