Controversial Books for sailorscreek

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Avaliação média Your Rating Título
1.161 3.57 America in 1857: A Nation on the Brink de Kenneth M. Stampp
1.122 4.12 The Real Lincoln: a New Look at Abraham Lincoln, His Agenda, and an Unnecessary War de Thomas DiLorenzo
1.113 3.59 Jeb Stuart : The Last Cavalier de Burke Davis
1.088 3.45 Fields of Honor: Pivotal Battles of the Civil War de Edwin C. Bearss
1.083 4.11 Life of Billy Yank: The Common Soldier of the Union de Bell Irvin Wiley
1.077 3.77 Yankee from Olympus: Justice Holmes and His Family de Catherine Drinker Bowen
1.065 3.77 The grand design : strategy and the U.S. Civil War de Donald J. Stoker
1.052 3.7 Bloody Roads South: The Wilderness to Cold Harbor, May-June 1864 de Noah Andre Trudeau
1.034 3.91 When in the Course of Human Events: Arguing the Case for Southern Secession de Charles Adams
1.028 3.9 The Last Citadel: Petersburg, Virginia June 1864-April 1865 de Noah Andre Trudeau
1.021 3.65 Sarah Morgan: The Civil War Diary of a Southern Woman de Sarah Morgan Dawson
1.007 3.79 Eye of the Storm: A Civil War Odyssey de Robert Knox Sneden
1.001 3.93 The Confessions of Nat Turner de William Styron
0.994 4.23 The Life of Johnny Reb: The Common Soldier of the Confederacy de Bell Irvin Wiley
0.994 4.1 Lincoln Unmasked: What You're Not Supposed to Know About Dishonest Abe de Thomas DiLorenzo
0.989 3.93 Hardtack and Coffee: The Unwritten Story of Army Life de John Davis Billings
0.978 3.82 Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever de Bill O'Reilly
0.978 3.98 The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War de United States. War Department
0.968 3.69 Shades of Gray de Carolyn Reeder
0.96 3.63 The American Civil War: A Military History de John Keegan
0.96 3.54 Don't Know Much About the Civil War: Everything You Need to Know About America's Greatest Conflict but Never Learned de Kenneth C. Davis
0.957 3.78 John Brown's Body de Stephen Vincent Benét
0.952 4.09 Ordeal By Fire: The Civil War and Reconstruction de James M. McPherson
0.942 4.28 To the North Anna River de Gordon C. Rhea
0.938 4.11 This Hallowed Ground: The Story of the Union Side of the Civil War de Bruce Catton
0.937 3.13 Our Incredible Civil War de Burke Davis
0.935 4.28 Lee's Lieutenants: A Study in Command de Douglas Southall Freeman
0.93 3.4 Campaigning with Grant de Horace Porter
0.921 4.45 A Dictionary of the English Language de Noah Webster
0.918 4.08 A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 de Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
0.917 3.56 Fields of Battle: The Wars for North America de John Keegan
0.91 3.65 When Will This Cruel War Be Over?: The Civil War Diary of Emma Simpson, Gordonsville, Virginia, 1864 de Barry Denenberg
0.902 3.92 Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief de James M. McPherson
0.898 4.14 The Mind of the South de W. J. Cash
0.889 3.81 Brother against Brother de William C. Davis
0.887 3.98 The Passing of the Armies de Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
0.885 3.43 The Civil War de Robert Paul Jordan
0.884 4.15 Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877 de Eric Foner
0.873 3.92 General James Longstreet: The Confederacy's Most Controversial Soldier de Jeffry D. Wert
0.86 3.96 Lee Considered: General Robert E. Lee and Civil War History de Alan T. Nolan
0.856 3.83 From Manassas to Appomattox de James Longstreet
0.856 4.21 Return to Bull Run: The Campaign and Battle of Second Manassas de John J. Hennessy
0.853 4.02 The Last Full Measure de Jeff Shaara
0.844 4.02 In Small Things Forgotten: An Archaeology of Early American Life de James Deetz
0.842 3.62 Stonewall in the Valley: Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's Shenandoah Valley Campaign, Spring 1862 de Robert G. Tanner
0.838 3.65 Gettysburg: The Confederate High Tide de Champ Clark
0.837 4.16 April 1865: The Month That Saved America de Jay Winik
0.837 3.29 If The South Had Won The Civil War de MacKinlay Kantor
0.836 4.17 The American Heritage Picture History of the Civil War de Bruce Catton
0.836 3.81 Why the North Won the Civil War de David Herbert Donald
0.828 3.79 First Blood: Fort Sumter to Bull Run de William C. Davis
0.821 4.09 Co. Aytch: A Confederate Memoir of the Civil War de Sam R. Watkins
0.819 3.6 The Destructive War: William Tecumseh Sherman, Stonewall Jackson, and the Americans de Charles Royster
0.816 4.04 Sherman: A Soldier's Passion for Order de John F. Marszalek
0.799 4.3 The Killer Angels de Michael Shaara
0.794 4.39 Gettysburg: A Journey in Time de William A. Frassanito
0.789 4.03 Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War de Drew Gilpin Faust
0.784 3.85 The Story the Soldiers Wouldn't Tell: Sex in the Civil War de Thomas P. Lowry
0.781 4.08 All for the Union: The Civil War Diary & Letters of Elisha Hunt Rhodes de Elisha Hunt Rhodes
0.774 4.33 Diary of an Early American Boy: Noah Blake, 1805 de Eric Sloane
0.77 3.93 Jefferson Davis and His Generals: The Failure of Confederate Command in the West de Steven E. Woodworth
0.769 4.44 The Battles for Spotsylvania Court House and the Road to Yellow Tavern May 7-12, 1864 de Gordon C. Rhea
0.767 4.3 Ulysses S. Grant : Memoirs and Selected Letters : Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant / Selected Letters, 1839-1865 de Ulysses S. Grant
0.767 4.22 The Civil War: An Illustrated History de Geoffrey C. Ward
0.766 3.98 I Rode with Stonewall de Henry Kyd Douglas
0.765 4.44 Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era de James M. McPherson
0.764 3.78 Embattled Courage: The Experience of Combat in the American Civil War de Gerald Linderman
0.762 3.8 Chancellorsville 1863: The Souls of the Brave de Ernest B. Furgurson
0.76 4.28 Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam de Stephen W. Sears
0.757 4.02 The Twentieth Maine: A Classic Story of Joshua Chamberlain and His Volunteer Regiment de John J. Pullen
0.752 4.12 Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War de Tony Horwitz
0.751 4.19 Lincoln de David Herbert Donald
0.748 3.78 The Confederate War de Gary W. Gallagher
0.746 3.99 Memoirs of General W. T. Sherman de William T. Sherman
0.746 3.67 Battle Tactics of the Civil War de Paddy Griffith
0.74 4.38 Gettysburg: Culp's Hill and Cemetery Hill de Harry W. Pfanz
0.726 4.13 Shiloh 1862 de Winston Groom
0.722 4.21 The Class of 1846: From West Point to Appomattox: Stonewall Jackson, George McClellan, and Their Brothers de John C. Waugh
0.721 4.33 Fighting for the Confederacy: The Personal Recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander de Edward Porter Alexander
0.712 4.39 A Stillness at Appomattox de Bruce Catton
0.711 4.1 This terrible sound: the battle of Chickamauga de Peter Cozzens
0.706 3.79 No Better Place to Die: The Battle of Stones River de Peter Cozzens
0.703 4.51 Stonewall Jackson : The Man, The Soldier, The Legend de James I. Robertson
0.698 3.89 Robert E. Lee: A Biography de Emory M. Thomas
0.694 4.19 Mr. Lincoln's Army de Bruce Catton
0.687 4.17 The Confederacy's Last Hurrah: Spring Hill, Franklin, and Nashville de Wiley Sword
0.687 4.25 Richmond Burning: The Last Days of the Confederate Capital de Nelson D. Lankford
0.686 4.11 In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War de Alice Rains Trulock
0.676 4.31 The Army of the Potomac: Glory Road de Bruce Catton
0.675 4.16 Grant's Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year de Charles Bracelen Flood
0.667 4 Lincoln and His Generals de T. Harry Williams
0.661 4.31 Grant Takes Command de Bruce Catton
0.657 4.05 The Shipwreck of Their Hopes: The Battles for Chattanooga de Peter Cozzens
0.655 3.64 Shiloh: The Battle That Changed the Civil War de Larry J. Daniel
0.653 3.87 Drawn with the Sword: Reflections on the American Civil War de James M. McPherson
0.649 4.43 A Field Guide to American Houses de Virginia McAlester
0.641 4.19 To the Gates of Richmond: The Peninsula Campaign de Stephen W. Sears
0.614 4.26 The Battle of the Wilderness May 5-6, 1864 de Gordon C. Rhea
0.587 4.26 Cold Harbor: Grant and Lee, May 26-June 3, 1864 de Gordon C. Rhea
0.587 3.66 Battle at Bull Run: A History of the First Major Campaign of the Civil War de William C. Davis
0.566 4.6 Antietam; the Photographic Legacy of America's Bloodiest Day de William A. Frassanito
0.534 4.11 Decision in the West: The Atlanta Campaign of 1864 de Albert E. Castel
0.514 4.04 General Lee's Army: From Victory to Collapse de Joseph Glatthaar
0.491 3.86 Stonewall of the West: Patrick Cleburne and the Civil War de Craig L. Symonds