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Best Little Stories from the Civil War With Varina: Forgotten First Lady
Best Little Stories from the Civil War With Varina: Forgotten First Lady C. Brian Kelly, Ingrid Smyer 0962487570 9780962487576 BEST LITTLE STORIES FROM THE CIVIL WAR is the third in Montpeliers BEST LITTLE STORIES FROM... line of historical books. Th
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Best Little Stories from the Civil War With Varina: Forgotten First Lady by C. Brian Kelly, Ingrid Smyer

BEST LITTLE STORIES FROM THE CIVIL WAR is the third in Montpeliers BEST LITTLE STORIES FROM... line of historical books. The first two (World War II & White House Vignettes) are in their 6th & 3rd printings, respectively. CIVIL WAR is bigger & better -- more than the usual 101 vignettes, illustrated with B & W period art inside. Material ranges from military to social history, North & South, personal stories of soldiers, slaves, women, politicians, free blacks, drummer boys, heroes & villains of various kinds & all enhanced by a 16-page profile of Varina Davis, Forgotten First Lady of the South. Also included: short chronology of events & select guide to major figures & battles plus extensive bibliography. Stories include a combined account of three stunning murders; a light profile of Old Abe the Soldier Bird; a look at Lees rebound from low ebb; the reason for Stonewall Jacksons Odd Failure; a reminder of his cousin Mudwall, & the story of the fighting McCooks -- all 17 of them! Plus, what it was like to be under fire for the first time? And daily life for a famous couples household slave -- what did that entail, as well? Order from: Montpelier Publishing, (804) 980-3745, P.O. Box 3384, University Station, Charlottesville, VA 22903-0384.

Author: C. Brian Kelly, Ingrid Smyer

Language: English

Edition: 5th

Binding: Paperback

Publisher: Montpelier Publishing

Publication Date: 1994-12-01

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C. Brian Kelly, Ingrid Smyer (Edition: 5th) Paperback