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Blood: Stories of Life and Death from the Civil War

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The American Civil War was the culmination of four decades of intense conflict between North and South. By 1861, with all appeasement exhausted, the stage was set for a bloody conflict. In the four ensuing years, the North enlisted almost 2,000,000 men and the South some 900,000 of whom 400,000 were former black slaves. Nearly one in five Union soldiers and one in four Con ...more
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Published May 1st 2001 by Listen & Live Audio (first published May 18th 2000)
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Riley
Jun 23, 2011 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
As with a lot of collections, there were some pieces in this that I liked more than others. My favorite was easily the Civil War writing of Walt Whitman.
J.
Mar 15, 2009 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
tiring
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Apr 02, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great book sharing perspective of people who were involved in the war. Especially liked the words of Walt Whitman who worked in many hospitals during the war.
Matthew
Feb 19, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Really interesting to hear the perspective of the people who fought the war!
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Interesting letters and stories from both sides of the Civil war.
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Great stories from the civil war by historic figures, including Walt Whitman.
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Ulysses Simpson Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant) was general-in-chief of the Union Army from 1864 to 1869 during the American Civil War and the 18th President of the United States from 1869 to 1877.

The son of an Appalachian Ohio tanner, Grant entered the United States Military Academy at age 17. In 1846, three years after graduating, Grant served as a lieutenant in the Mexican–American War under W
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