Eye-Opening Accounts Direct from the Soldiers! Civil War soldiers tell heart-rending stories of what it was like to fight in America's bloodiest war. Imagine sneaking into an enemy camp to kidnap a general, or caring for patients while bullets whiz by your head. These engaging, personal stories of soldiers from a variety of armed services and ranks — each one an eyewitness account — reveal detailed information on weapons, battle sights and sounds, daily life, and living conditions. Get a whole new perspective on America's bloodiest war from the people who lived through it.