With Courage and Delicacy: Civil War on the Peninsula: Women and the U. S. Sanitary Commission

With Courage and Delicacy: Civil War on the Peninsula: Women and the U. S. Sanitary Commission

by Nancy Scripture Garrison
     
 

The U.S. Sanitary Commission was a volunteer medical and relief organization during the Civil War, in which women played a significant role. The author draws on the letters of women serving in McClellan's Peninsula campaign of 1862 to integrate social, cultural and military history into a gripping narrative.

Overview

The U.S. Sanitary Commission was a volunteer medical and relief organization during the Civil War, in which women played a significant role. The author draws on the letters of women serving in McClellan's Peninsula campaign of 1862 to integrate social, cultural and military history into a gripping narrative.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882810390
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Publication date:
11/21/1999
Edition description:
1 HARDCOVR
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.77(d)

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