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A Cigarette Card History of the Generals and Admirals of the Civil War

by Slotkin, Richard
Publisher: Octavo Press
Issue: Spring 2001
ISBN: 0872432386

James B. Duke turned a family business into America's top cigarette company. As a marketing tactic, in 1888 he began distributing brochures with a color portrait and short biography of various Civil War military leaders. This book reprints all 50 brochures.

review of A Cigarette Card History of the Generals and Admirals of the Civil War, by Slotkin, Richard, Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2001).