New York: Peter Fenelon Collier & Son, 1900. Hardcover. 272pp. Oblong folio [29 cm x 44 cm] Burgundy cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title and ornamental designs on the front cover. Very good. The covers are moderately stained, and the extremities are gently rubbed and bumped. The front hinge is a little weak. Item #37496
Illustrated from drawings in black and white, photographs taken at the front, and paintings by the best artists. Represented artists include, W. Louis Sonntag Jr., Henry Reuterdahl, B. West Clinedinst, A. B. Wenzell, Howard Chandler Christy, E. W. Deming, among others. Introduction for the Army by O.O. Howard. Introduction for the Navy by Robley D. Evans. In relating the details of the military operations, official reports have been carefully studied, and in many instances the commanding officers themselves have been personally consulted.