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Tales of the Civil War era

Stella Mowbray Harvey

Tales of the Civil War era

by Stella Mowbray Harvey

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Brookhart Press in Crossville, Tn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cumberland County (Tenn.),
  • Tennessee
    • Subjects:
    • Cumberland County (Tenn.) -- History.,
    • Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint. Originally published: Crossville, Tenn. : Chronicle Pub. Co. of Crossville, 1963.

      Statementcompiled by Stella Mowbray Harvey ; sponsored by the Cumberland County Civil War Centennial Committee.
      SeriesPlateau sketches now and then
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF443.C78 H37 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p. :
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2956511M
      LC Control Number84199354

      Shines a valuable light on how we feel about the Civil War and race, and on how the ghosts of the past are still with us."" - North Carolina Historical Review""Imagery portrayed within each story will keep readers on the edge of their seats in anticipation of the next sentence, waiting to .   Chapter 11 of Lowry’s book opens the closet door on gender-bending and same-sex trysts. And Lowry reveals that during the Civil War conventional Author: Reverend Irene Monroe.

        Rousing Songs and True Tales of the Civil War is an anthology of vintage songs and anecdotes from the American Civil War. Each song is fit onto one page, in simple musical notation with the lyrics printed both within the music notation and separately for easy reading.   Weird Civil War delves into the peculiar history and ghastly legacy of the bloodiest period in American history, featuring the era's most gripping tragic tales, fascinating facts, spooky scenarios, and eccentric characters. This brand-new volumewhich compiles the most compelling Civil War stories from the bestselling Weird serieswill excite precocious history students,/5.

      "Rousing Songs and True Tales of the Civil War is an anthology of vintage songs and anecdotes from the American Civil War. Each song is fit onto one page, in simple musical notation with the lyrics printed both within the music notation and separately for easy reading/5(2). In The Civil War: A Narrative, Vol. 3, Shelby Foote follows the events of the war from through , discussing the strategies of both the North and the South and assessing the performance of the Union generals. The book opens with the beginning of the two final, major confrontations of the war: Grant against Lee in Virginia and Sherman.


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