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Civil War Soldiers: Their Expectations and Their Experiences

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Princeton University professor Reid Mitchell re-creates the experiences of Civil War soldiers and explores the significance of the war from their point of view.
Hardcover, 274 pages
Published by Viking Books (first published 1988)
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Bookworm1858
What was life actually like for the soldiers during the Civil War? Mitchell examines their letters to illuminate the answer to that question.
Sheila
Interesting history, for those interested in the Civil War, though I admit I found it a bit dry.
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