Devoted to kin, she frightened approximately her brothers within the accomplice reason, her mother's healthiness, and the house that they had to desert. but she was once additionally jam-packed with enjoyable, working out with buddies to observe 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 gorgeous writing will satisfaction and enthrall you. She had an ear for language and one eye on aspect. because its first booklet in 1913, it's been one of the easiest accomplice memoirs available.
Every memoir of the yank Civil battle presents us with one other view of the disaster that modified the rustic forever.
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