Reader Alexandra asked recently about some recommendations for books on Confederate diplomacy. After checking at some of the various Civil War forums I frequent, the following list of five books were recommended. Please note that I know nothing about the relative merits of these volumes, but the people who responded to my request are all known by me to be knowledgeable Civil War buffs.
1. Title: King Cotton Diplomacy: Foreign Relations of the Confederate States of America
Author: Frank L. Owsley
2. Title: The Secret Service Of The Confederate States In Europe
Author: James D. Bulloch
3. Title: One War at a Time: The International Dimensions of the American Civil War
Author: Dean B. Mahin
4. Title: The Confederate Republic: A Revolution Against Politics
Author: George C. Rable
5. Title: A Government of Our Own: The Making of the Confederacy
Author: William C. Davis
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