Living History: The Civil War

Living History: The Civil War

by Henry Steele Commager
     
 

This wide-ranging, authoritative collection of first-person accounts and landmark documents - from soldiers and slaves, poets and politicians, generals, mothers, children and more - details every aspect of the Civil War experience. Letters, songs, poems, newspaper reports, diaries, speeches, private memorandums, military orders, congressional amendments - all combine… See more details below

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This wide-ranging, authoritative collection of first-person accounts and landmark documents - from soldiers and slaves, poets and politicians, generals, mothers, children and more - details every aspect of the Civil War experience. Letters, songs, poems, newspaper reports, diaries, speeches, private memorandums, military orders, congressional amendments - all combine in a powerful and unfiltered portrait of the war, straight from the mouths, pens, and hearts of those who lived it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579123536
Publisher:
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/15/2004
Edition description:
Revised and Expanded Edition
Pages:
936
Product dimensions:
6.24(w) x 7.52(h) x 2.20(d)

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