" The introduction and epilogue, new to this edition, provides interesting updates on new research." Book News Inc.
"Wtriters have argued about Dr. Mudd for more than a century, but until they look more closely at the laws and evidence that were brought to bear against him, they will continue to generate more heat than light. In The Union vs Dr. Mudd, Hal Higdon took a small step in the right direction, and for that he is to be commended." H-Net Reviews