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Witness to Reconstruction: Constance Fenimore Woolson and the Postbellum South, 1873-1894

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In the wake of the Civil War, Constance Fenimore Woolson became one of the first northern observers to linger in the defeated states from Virginia to Florida. Born in New Hampshire in 1840 and raised in Ohio, she was the grandniece of James Fenimore Cooper and was gaining success as a writer when she departed in 1873 for St. Augustine. During the next six years, she made h ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published July 18th 2011 by University Press of Mississippi
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