Savas Beatie
Savas Beatie is synonymous with high quality and outstanding original military and general history books from ancient Rome to yesterday. Established in 2004, it has grown to become America’s leading Civil War publisher, with every book in its catalogue also available in ebook format. While the publishing world has changed since its founding, Savas Beatie’s mission has remained the same: to produce quality books you will be proud to read, own, and keep for a lifetime.

Confederate Gibraltar

The Vicksburg Campaign from the Fall of New Orleans through the Battles in the Bayou
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611217193
Pub Date: 15 Sep 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: Emerging Civil War Series
Illustrations: 100 images, 10 maps
Description:
Disasters threatened Vicksburg on both ends of the Mississippi River early in the war. South of the mighty bastion, New Orleans—one of the Confederacy’s most important cities—fell in April 1862. Memphis to the north fell two months later.
Destined to Fail Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 168
ISBN: 9781611216196
Pub Date: 15 Sep 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 30 images, 4 maps
Description:
The Johnson-Gilmor Raid represents one of three attempts to free prisoners of war during the American Civil War. Like the other two, it was destined to fail for a variety of reasons, mostly because the timetable for the operation was a schedule impossible to meet. The mounted raid was a fascinating act of increasing desperation by the Confederate high command in the summer of 1864, and award-winning cavalry historian Eric J.
Germantown Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 528
ISBN: 9781611216929
Pub Date: 15 Sep 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 48 images, 27 maps
Description:
Today, Germantown is a busy neighborhood in Philadelphia. On October 4, 1777, it was a small village on the outskirts of the colonial capital that hosted one of the largest battles of the American Revolution. George Washington’s attempt to recapture Philadelphia has been misunderstood and long overshadowed by the battles of Brandywine, Saratoga, and the difficult winter that followed at Valley Forge.
Gettysburg for Kids and Grown-ups, Too! Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9781611217247
Pub Date: 15 Sep 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: full color throughout
Description:
Gettysburg for Kids and Grown-ups, Too! is a book like no other. It is a family-friendly story of the Battle of Gettysburg for everyone, no matter their age.
The Campaign for Atlanta & Sherman's March to the Sea Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 220
ISBN: 9781611216240
Pub Date: 15 Aug 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 14 images, 10 maps
Description:
According to historian Richard McMurry, the 1864 campaign “through the woods and across the hills, valleys, and streams of North Georgia was one of the biggest, longest, and most spellbinding of the American Civil War. It was also one of the most important.” Despite its decisive impact on the war, the Georgia campaigns have still not received the attention they deserve.
The Campaign for Atlanta & Sherman’s March to the Sea Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9781611216974
Pub Date: 15 Aug 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 12 images, 6 maps
Description:
By the time Albert Castel’s Decision in the West: The Atlanta Campaign of 1864 appeared in 1992, Savas Woodbury Publishers had already made important contributions to the campaign scholarship by publishing a collection of original essays by some of the field’s most noted authors, including Steven Woodworth, writing about the Confederacy’s command options in the Winter of 1863-64. Editors Theodore P. Savas and David A.
The Traitor's Homecoming Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 372
ISBN: 9781611216981
Pub Date: 15 Aug 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 40 images, 12 maps
Description:
Almost everyone is familiar with the name of at least one Revolutionary War battle. Some, like Lexington and Concord, Bunker Hill, and Yorktown are nearly household names. Others are less well known but readily recognized when mentioned.
Tullahoma Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 408
ISBN: 9781611215045
Pub Date: 15 Aug 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 16 maps, 50 images
Description:
July 1863 was a momentous month in the Civil War. News of Gettysburg and Vicksburg electrified the North and devastated the South. Sandwiched geographically between those victories and lost in the heady tumult of events was news that William S.

Tullahoma

The Forgotten Campaign that Changed the Course of the Civil War, June 23–July 4, 1863
Format: Paperback
Pages: 408
ISBN: 9781611217230
Pub Date: 15 Aug 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 50 images, 16 maps
Description:
July 1863 was a momentous month in the Civil War. News of the Union victories at Gettysburg and Vicksburg electrified the North and devastated the South. Sandwiched geographically between them—and lost in the heady tumult of events—was news that William S.
“Strong Men of the Regiment Sobbed Like Children” Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 438
ISBN: 9781611216899
Pub Date: 15 Jul 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 28 images, 19 maps
Description:
The fighting on the first day at Gettysburg, July 1, 1863, was heavy, confusing, and decisive. Much of it consisted of short and often separate simultaneous engagements or “firefights,” a term the soldiers themselves often used to describe the close, vicious, and bloody combat. Several books have studied this important inaugural day of Gettysburg, but none have done so from the perspective of the rank and file of both armies.
The Second Day at Gettysburg Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 552
ISBN: 9781611217261
Pub Date: 15 Jul 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 93 images, 37 maps
Description:
So much has been written about Gettysburg, goes the well-worn cliché, that there is nothing new left to write. Now in paperback, The Second Day at Gettysburg: The Attack and Defense of Cemetery Ridge, July 2, 1863, by David L. Shultz and Scott L.
They Came Only to Die Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611216370
Pub Date: 30 Jun 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 75 images, 9 maps
Description:
The November 1864 battle of Franklin left the Army of Tennessee stunned. In only a few hours, the army lost 6,000 men and a score of generals. Rather than pause, John Bell Hood marched his army north to Nashville.
The Second Battle of Winchester Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 528
ISBN: 9781611216042
Pub Date: 30 Jun 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 76 images, 18 maps
Description:
June 1863. The Gettysburg Campaign is underway. Robert E.
The Military Memoirs of a Confederate Line Officer Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611215144
Pub Date: 30 Jun 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 4 maps, 8 images
Description:
John C. Reed fought through the war in General Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia as an officer in the 8th Georgia Infantry. A graduate of Princeton University and a classically educated aristocrat, he wrote home often and kept careful contemporaneous notes of his experiences in camp and on the battlefield.
The Maps of Spotsylvania through Cold Harbor Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781611215861
Pub Date: 30 Jun 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: Savas Beatie Military Atlas Series
Illustrations: 134 maps
Description:
The Maps of Spotsylvania through Cold Harbor continues Bradley M. Gottfried's efforts to study and illustrate the major campaigns of the Civil War's Eastern Theater. This is the eighth book in the ongoing Savas Beatie Military Atlas Series.
The Lost Papers of Confederate General John Bell Hood Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 312
ISBN: 9781611216622
Pub Date: 30 Jun 2024
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 56 images
Description:
Scholars hail Confederate General John Bell Hood’s personal papers as “the most important discovery in Civil War scholarship in the last half century.” This invaluable cache includes documents relating to Hood’s U.S.