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A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends and Folklore

by Botkin, B. A. and Cushman, Stephen B. and Chappell, Warren

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Issue: Spring 2001
ISBN: 0803261721

B.A. Botkin's work, first published in 1960 and reprinted now with a new introduction by Stephen Cushman, drew its folklore material from a "common ground of human experience and human fantasy" that transcended region, humanized the war, and blurred the distinction between truth and imagination.

review of A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends and Folklore, by Botkin, B. A., Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2001).