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Mary Boykin Chestnut A Confederate Woman's Life

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ISBN-10: 0945612478

ISBN-13: 9780945612476

Edition: N/A

Authors: Mary A. Decredico

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Chesnut's keen insight into political, economic, and social developments makes her an excellent source to understand the Southern homefront during the Civil War.
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Book details

List price: $39.00
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 212
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Editor's Foreword
Southern Daughter: "The World Seemed a Place Where One Could be Very Jolly"
Marriage and Politics: "I Take This Somnolent Life Coolly"
1860-1861: "Lincoln Was Elected and Our Fate Sealed"
1862: "We Have No Breathing Time Given Us"
1863: "Anxiety Pervades"
1864: "The Deep Waters Are Closing Over Us"
1865: "The Grand Smash Has Come"
"Cry Aloud For All That is Past and Gone"
Epilogue: The Diary From Dixie
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