A TREASURE TROVE OF CIVIL WAR COLLECTIBLES! The Civil War was a defining moment in American history that left behind a wealth of articles and artifacts. Now, more than 130 years later, seasoned Civil War memorabilia collectors and novices alike have an indispensable sourcebook at their fingertips. Whether it's the family heirloom passed down through the years or the uniform button found on a battlefield yesterday, The Official Price Guide to Civil War Collectibles covers pieces from all levels of society during the war between the states. [ ] COMPREHENSIVE. Price listings and current market values for thousands of Civil War items, including the maps and battlefield orders of President Lincoln, antebellum black memorabilia, civilian and military diaries, the caps, clothing, and weapons of Confederate officers and Union soldiers, photographs, personal papers, and much more! Plus sections on period glassware, textiles, prints, paintings, and political memorabilia. [ ] CLEARLY ORGANIZED. This invaluable guide is arranged alphabetically by item for quick, effortless access. [ ] SPECIAL FEATURES. Essential information on pricing, grading, buying, and selling your collectibles. [ ] WRITTEN BY AN EXPERT. Richard Friz is the author of several popular House of Collectibles price guides, including World's Fair Collectibles and Political Memorabilia. [ ] FULLY ILLUSTRATED. BUY IT *USE IT *BECOME AN EXPERT vFriz, Richard is the author of 'Official Price Guide to Civil War Collectibles' with ISBN 9780876379516 and ISBN 087637951X.