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.
The Petersburg Regiment in the Civil War Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 452
ISBN: 9781611214369
Pub Date: 30 Nov 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 70 images, 32 maps
Description:
The 12th Virginia has an amazing history. John Wilkes Booth stood in the ranks of one of its future companies at John Brown’s hanging. The regiment refused to have Stonewall Jackson appointed its first colonel.
“Lee is Trapped, and Must be Taken” Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9781611214598
Pub Date: 30 Sep 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 40 images, 11 maps
Description:
Countless books have examined the battle of Gettysburg, but the retreat of the armies to the Potomac River and beyond has not been as thoroughly covered. “Lee is Trapped, and Must be Taken”: Eleven Fateful Days after Gettysburg: July 4 to July 14, 1863, by Thomas J. Ryan and Richard R.
My Rich Uncle Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 168
ISBN: 9781611214673
Pub Date: 30 Sep 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 2 images
Description:
Want to maximize your time in the United States Air Force? Want to know what it really takes to be successful while serving your country? Ever just want someone to keep it real on the topics that mean the most to you?
The Other “Hermit” of Thoreau’s Walden Pond Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 120
ISBN: 9781611214819
Pub Date: 30 Sep 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Description:
“I didn’t realize there was another ‘hermit’ of Walden Pond!” is the usual response author-historian Terry Barkley receives when he tells someone the subject of his new book. Henry David Thoreau’s experiment there from 1845-1847 is widely known and immortalized in his classic Walden; or, Life in the Woods (1854).
Too Useful to Sacrifice Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9781611213041
Pub Date: 31 Aug 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 12 maps, 7 images
Description:
The importance of Robert E. Lee’s first movement north of the Potomac River in September 1862 is difficult to overstate. After his string of successes in Virginia, a decisive Confederate victory in Maryland or Pennsylvania may well have spun the war in an entirely different direction.
The Tyranny of Public Discourse Cover The Tyranny of Public Discourse Cover
Format: 
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611214741
Pub Date: 31 Aug 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611214970
Pub Date: 31 Jul 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Description:
Are you satisfied with the current state of public discourse? The almost unanimous response from people across the nation is a loud and emphatic “No!”The reply is always the same regardless of politics.
Gettysburg Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9781611213997
Pub Date: 31 Aug 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: full color throughout, 176 photographs, 10 original illustrations
Description:
Gettysburg: Kids Who Did the Impossible! is a creative, visually-captivating experience for children, young historians, and Civil War enthusiasts alike. Gettysburg was one of the most important battles of the entire Civil War, and author Gregory Christianson brings it to life through breathtaking photographs, extraordinary watercolors, and exciting true-to-life stories.
Battle of Big Bethel Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 312
ISBN: 9781611214710
Pub Date: 31 Aug 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 125 images, 5 maps
Description:
Now in paperback, Battle of Big Bethel: Crucial Clash in Early Civil War Virginia by J. Michael Cobb, Ed Hicks, and Wythe Holt is the first full-length treatment of the small but consequential June 10, 1861 battle that reshaped both Northern and Southern perceptions about what lay in store for the divided nation. In the spring of 1861, many people in the North and South imagined that the Civil War would be short and nearly bloodless.
A Civil War Captain and His Lady Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 360
ISBN: 9781611214437
Pub Date: 31 Aug 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 36 images, 10 maps
Description:
A Civil War Captain and His Lady is a true “Cold Mountain” love story from the Northern perspective.More than 150 years ago, 27-year-old Irish immigrant Josiah Moore met 19-year-old Jennie Lindsay, a member of one of Peoria, Illinois’s most prominent families. The Civil War had just begun, Josiah was the captain of the 17th Illinois Infantry, and his war would be a long and bloody one.
Triumph and Defeat Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781611212488
Pub Date: 31 Jul 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 27 images; 7 maps
Description:
The study of the Civil War in the Western Theater is more popular now than ever before, and the center of that interest is the months-long Vicksburg Campaign, which is the subject of National Park Historian Terrence J. Winschel’s book Triumph & Defeat: The Vicksburg Campaign, Vol 2, now in paperback.Following up on the popular success of his earlier book of the same name, Winschel offers ten new chapters of insights into what has been declared by many to have been the most decisive campaign of the Civil War.
Call Out the Cadets Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611214697
Pub Date: 30 Jun 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: Emerging Civil War Series
Illustrations: 150 images, 12 maps
Description:
“May God forgive me for the order,” Confederate Maj. Gen. John C.
Attack at Daylight and Whip Them Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611213133
Pub Date: 31 May 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: Emerging Civil War Series
Illustrations: 150 images and maps
Description:
Attack at daylight and whip them—that was the Confederate plan on the morning of April 6, 1862. The unsuspecting Union Army of the Tennessee, commanded by Major General Ulysses S. Grant, had gathered on the banks of its namesake river at a spot called Pittsburg Landing, ready to strike deep into the heart of Tennessee Confederates, commanded by General Albert Sidney Johnston.
Confederate Soldiers in the American Civil War Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 168
ISBN: 9781611213416
Pub Date: 31 May 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 226 images
Description:
Many thousands of books have been written about the Civil War, but only a handful cover the story of the Southern soldiers and sailors who wore the gray uniform and fought for the Confederacy.Confederate Soldiers in the American Civil War offers a complete guide for Civil War enthusiasts of all ages. Using a format similar to his highly successful The New Civil War Handbook, author Mark Hughes employs more than 200 photographs coupled with clear and concise prose broken down into short, easy to understand chapters to better understand these men.
The Most Desperate Acts of Gallantry Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611214116
Pub Date: 31 May 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: Emerging Civil War Series
Illustrations: 150 images, maps
Description:
On June 25, 1876, Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer led the 7th U.
All Hell Can’t Stop Them Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781611214130
Pub Date: 30 Apr 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: Emerging Civil War Series
Illustrations: 150 images, maps
Description:
To many of the Federal soldiers watching the Stars and Stripes unfurl atop Lookout Mountain on the morning of November 25, 1863, it seemed that the battle to relieve Chattanooga was complete. The Union Army of the Cumberland was no longer trapped in the city, subsisting on short rations and awaiting rescue; instead, they were again on the attack.Ulysses S.
Union Command Failure in the Shenandoah Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9781611214345
Pub Date: 30 Apr 2019
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 30 images, 8 maps
Description:
The Battle of New Market in the Shenandoah Valley suffers from no lack of drama, interest, or importance. The ramifications of the May 1864 engagement, which involved only 10,000 troops, were substantial. Previous studies, however, focused on the Confederate side of the story.