What's on the web on your pursuit, hobbies, interests and worries

Crimean War - premium items on eBay

BRADBURY LTD ED CRIMEAN WAR FDC 12-10-04 BALACAVA RD BIRMINGHAM SHS F10


 

Crimean War Medal Pair (3) clasps, officially impressed, to The Rifle Brigade


 

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE * Scarce AUTOGRAPH Cut Inscribed SIGNED * Crimean War Nurse


 

1856Roger FENTONPlateau of SEBASTOPOLrare salt printCRIMEAN War


 

>> Go to all great Crimean War deals on eBay


Crimean War books

Civil War Volumes 1-3 Box Set


by: Shelby Foote
Foote's comprehensive history of the Civil War includes three compelling volumes: Fort Sumter to Perryville, Fredericksburg to Meridian, and Red River to Appomattox. Collected together in a handsome boxed set, this is the perfect gift for any Civil War buff.

Fort Sumter to Perryville
"Here, for a certainty, is one of the great historical narratives of our century, a unique and brilliant achievement, one that must be firmly placed in the ranks of the masters." —Van Allen Bradley, .
>> More info on Amazon

Reconstruction Updated Edition: America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877


by: Eric Foner

Newly Reissued with a New Introduction: From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), a newly updated edition of the prize-winning classic work on the post-Civil War period which shaped modern America.

Eric Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) redefined how the post-Civil War period was viewed.

Reconstruction chronicles the way in which Americans—black and white—responded to the unprecedented changes unleashed by the war and the end of slavery.
>> More info on Amazon

The Impending Crisis, 1848-1861


by: David M. Potter

David M. Potter's Pulitzer Prize-winning The Impending Crisis is the definitive history of antebellum America. Potter's sweeping epic masterfully charts the chaotic forces that climaxed with the outbreak of the Civil War: westward expansion, the divisive issue of slavery, the Dred Scott decision, John Brown's uprising, the ascension of Abraham Lincoln, and the drama of Southern secession. Now available in a new edition, The Impending Crisis remains one of the most celebrated works of American historical writing.
>> More info on Amazon

Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse


by: Catherine Reef
Most people know Florence Nightingale was a compassionate and legendary nurse, but they don’t know her full story. This riveting biography explores the exceptional life of a woman who defied the stifling conventions of Victorian society to pursue what was considered an undesirable vocation. She is best known for her work during the Crimean War, when she vastly improved gruesome and deadly conditions and made nightly rounds to visit patients, becoming known around the world as the Lady with the Lamp.
>> More info on Amazon

>> Go to all Crimean War books


Crimean War pictures on the web

>> Show

Crimean War videos

The Crimean War: Every Week


See how Britain, France, and Sardinia attempted to halt Russian expansion by helping the Ottomans eventually resulting in nearly half a million deaths largely ...
 

QI: Who was the only survivor of the Crimean War?


9 December: On this day in 1854, 'The Charge of the Light Brigade' was published. Series C, Episode 7 - 'Constellations' With Jeremy Clarkson, Rich Hall, Sean ...
 

History of Europe 1815 - 1914 #3: The Crimean War


The first example of attempting to contain Russian influence over the Balkans: The Crimean War. Crimean War map animation: ...
 

The Crimean War


A purveyor of fine histories has another go at explaining the key details of the Cimean War in five minutes.
 

Crash Course: Crimean War


Crash Course on the Crimean War.