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The Vacant Chair: The Northern Soldier Leaves Home Reid Mitchell

The Vacant Chair: The Northern Soldier Leaves Home

Reid Mitchell

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ISBN : 9780195096439
Paperback
240 pages
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Drawing on letters, diaries, and memoirs to show how ideas of home and family shaped the Union soldiers attitudes toward the Civil War, an analysis reveals that war was often viewed as a rite of passage to manhood. Reprint. NYT. UP.