Iron Confederacies: Southern Railways, Klan Violence, and ReconstructionThis book reexamines the Civil War and Reconstruction through the lens of the Southern Railway Security Company, a massive railway system that connected eastern Virginia to the Lower South.
It has been reviewed here in the Journal of American History and here in the American Historical Review. There's also a review on the online version of The Atlantic Monthly.
Here is a timeline I wrote while I was writing the book.
The book is available at Amazon, Barnes and Noble and Books a Million