Devoted to kin, she apprehensive approximately her brothers within the accomplice reason, her mother's overall healthiness, and the house that they had to desert. but she was once additionally packed with enjoyable, operating out with associates to monitor the Union bombardment of Baton Rouge and describing it instantly in her diary. She observed battles among gunboats at the Mississippi and Union troops marching via her loved domestic city.
All the whereas, her wonderful writing will satisfaction and enthrall you. She had an ear for language and a mind for aspect. considering that its first book in 1913, it's been one of the easiest accomplice memoirs available.
Every memoir of the yank Civil warfare offers us with one other view of the disaster that modified the rustic forever.
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