Battle Cry of Freedom by James M. McPherson

Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era is a Pulitzer Prize-winning history of the American Civil War published in 1988 by James M. McPherson. Writing for the The New York Times, historian Hugh Brogan described it as "...the best one-volume treatment of its subject I have ever come across. It may actually be the best ever published."

The 103rd greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 77th on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)
  2. - 87th on The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Century (National Review)
  3. - Pulitzer Prize for History (Pulitzer Prize)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Paperback 764329 $3.00 $0.01 1989
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Kindle Edition 25296 $9.99 2013
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era- Paperback 11331803 $29.95 $29.59
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Paperback 1909214 $16.54 $0.86 1990
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Hardcover 7035786 $250.00
Battle Cry of Freedom: Volume 2 Audible Audio Edition 7050 $34.95 2007
Battle Cry of Freedom: Volume 1 Audible Audio Edition 11584 $34.95 2007
By James M. McPherson - Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States) (8/30/05) Unknown Binding 1464992 $21.62 $7.08 2005
The Illustrated Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era by James M. McPherson (2008) Hardcover Hardcover 3480751 $188.66 $15.12 2003
The Illustrated Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Hardcover 1411109 $29.46 $5.18
Hallowed Ground: A Walk at Gettysburg (Crown Journeys) Hardcover 7114 $7.90 $2.49 2003
Hallowed Ground: A Walk at Gettysburg (Crown Journeys) Kindle Edition 47 2009
Hallowed Ground: A Walk at Gettysburg Hardcover 58101 $12.28 $13.01 2017
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Paperback 16436 $12.95 $3.79 2003
The Illustrated Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Hardcover 303547 $70.83 $8.60 2003
Hallowed Ground: A Walk at Gettysburg Hardcover 304219 $12.99 $6.00 2015
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Hardcover 76859 $38.07 $3.79 1988
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States) Kindle Edition 14006 $9.50 1988
By James M. McPherson Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States) (Trade Paperback Edition) Paperback 1618389 $19.22 $8.33 2003
Battle Cry of Freedom: Volume 1, The Civil War Era Audio CD 740658 $102.95