The war for the common soldier : how men thought, fought, and survived in Civil War armies
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Kirtland Community College Library||E 607 .C37 2018||30775305552813||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781469643090
- ISBN: 146964309X
- ISBN: 9781469643106
392 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
- Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 
- Copyright: ©2018
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-379) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Comrades, camp, and community -- Providence and cheerfulness -- Writing home -- Courage and cowardice -- Desertion and military justice -- Facing the enemy and confronting defeat -- The trophies of victory and the relics of defeat.|
|Summary, etc.:||"Based on close examination of the letters and records left behind by individual soldiers from both the North and the South, Carmichael explores the totality of the Civil War experience--the marching, the fighting, the boredom, the idealism, the exhaustion, the punishments, and the frustrations of being away from families who often faced their own dire circumstances"--Provided by publisher.|
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|Subject:||United States. Army Military life
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United States History Civil War, 1861-1865