A Selection of the History Book Club
“I am immensely impressed . . . this particular Brigade needed a book of its own and now it has one which is definitely first-rate. . . . A fine book.” —Bruce Catton
“One of the ‘100 best books ever written on the Civil War.’” —Civil War Times Illustrated
“ . . . remains one of the best unit histories of the Union Army during the Civil War.” —Southern Historian
“. . . The Iron Brigade is the title for anyone desiring complete information on this military unit . . .” —Spring Creek Packet, Chuck Hamsa
This is the story of the most famous unit in the Union Army, the only all-Western brigade in the Eastern armies of the Union—made up of troops from Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan.