Follow the footsteps of history with this comprehensive guide to the war that shaped the American nation. For the casual traveler or dedicated history enthusiast, this unique, all-encompassing guide is an essential part of any Civil War historical trip.. Meticulous, up-to-date research makes getting to sites easy. Includes more than 200 individual points of interest, detailed histories and maps of all sites. More than 40 color photos. Directions to everything from monuments and museums to cemeteries and battlefields. In-depth travel and logistical information, including accommodations close to major sites. Details of when and where reenactments take place.