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The Resource Women of War : Selected Memoirs, Poems, and Fiction by Virginia Women Who Lived Through the Civil War

Women of War : Selected Memoirs, Poems, and Fiction by Virginia Women Who Lived Through the Civil War

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Women of War : Selected Memoirs, Poems, and Fiction by Virginia Women Who Lived Through the Civil War
Title
Women of War
Title remainder
Selected Memoirs, Poems, and Fiction by Virginia Women Who Lived Through the Civil War
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In their variety, the memoir, poetry, and fiction included in this exciting new anthology show the transitory nature of the literature of southern women who lived through a violent and defining crossroads in their lives. In rare and rediscovered excerpts and verses these women writers evidence the early hopes of a cause destined to be lost, the propagandic rhetoric which accompanied it, and the destruction ultimately visited upon them, their homes, and their families. Paradoxically, even as these women defended and spoke out for a cause concerned in part with extending human bondage, they foun
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Cataloging source
MHW
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Clabough, Casey
Dewey number
  • 810.8/0928709755
  • 810.80928709755
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS508.W7 W595 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • United States
  • United States
  • Virginia
  • United States
Label
Women of War : Selected Memoirs, Poems, and Fiction by Virginia Women Who Lived Through the Civil War
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Women of War: Selected Memoirs, Poems, andFiction by Virginia WomenWho Lived Through theCivil War; Foreword; Introduction; Introduction; Chapter IV: The Realities of War; Chapter XIII: Rebel Strategy Resulting in the Battle of Kernstown; Chapter XXVI: A Southern Woman Thrown on Her Own Resources; Chapter XIII: The Seven Days' Battles; August 1864; Chapter XXIII; Chapter LXXII: Evacuation of Richmond-Burning of the City; Virginia's Message to the Southern States; Heart Victories, By a Soldier's Wife; A Mother's Prayer; The Battle Eve; The Soldier's Grave; Mumford's Grave
  • The Jacket of Gray: To Those Who Wore ItVirginia; Virginia; The Captive; The South; The Blended Flags; War; Richmond: Her Glory and Her Graves; A Voice from the Ground; Chapter XVI; Chapter VIII: A Study in Gray; Chapter XXX; Epilogue; Author Biographies; Other Books by Casey Clabough
Control code
890072332
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781937875503
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890072332
Label
Women of War : Selected Memoirs, Poems, and Fiction by Virginia Women Who Lived Through the Civil War
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Women of War: Selected Memoirs, Poems, andFiction by Virginia WomenWho Lived Through theCivil War; Foreword; Introduction; Introduction; Chapter IV: The Realities of War; Chapter XIII: Rebel Strategy Resulting in the Battle of Kernstown; Chapter XXVI: A Southern Woman Thrown on Her Own Resources; Chapter XIII: The Seven Days' Battles; August 1864; Chapter XXIII; Chapter LXXII: Evacuation of Richmond-Burning of the City; Virginia's Message to the Southern States; Heart Victories, By a Soldier's Wife; A Mother's Prayer; The Battle Eve; The Soldier's Grave; Mumford's Grave
  • The Jacket of Gray: To Those Who Wore ItVirginia; Virginia; The Captive; The South; The Blended Flags; War; Richmond: Her Glory and Her Graves; A Voice from the Ground; Chapter XVI; Chapter VIII: A Study in Gray; Chapter XXX; Epilogue; Author Biographies; Other Books by Casey Clabough
Control code
890072332
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781937875503
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890072332

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