1. Our War: Days and Events in the Fight for the Union by Mike Pride (Monitor Publishing Co., 2012).
Our War weaves together the Civil War stories of 50 individuals from New Hampshire using diaries, memoirs, and more (
2. What the Yankees Did to Us: Sherman's Bombardment and Wrecking of Atlanta by Stephen Davis (Mercer Univ Pr, 2012).
At over 500 small print pages (with generous photos, illustrations, and maps), this is a massive study of the Union army's final approach to the city, the bombardment, the occupation, and the destruction of much of Atlanta when abandoned prior to the March to the Sea.