A collection of first-hand accounts drawn from the extensive records of the National Archives. It explains how black military service helped to destroy slavery; it is a social history of black soldiers; it explains how soldiering shaped the life of black people during and after the war.
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Series:||Freedom Series: A Documentary History of Emancipation Ser.|
|Product dimensions:||5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.89(d)|