Embattled courage: the experience of combat in the American Civil War

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Free Press, 1987 - History - 357 pages
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A haunting exploration of the psychosocial effects of the Civil War upon the soldiers who fought in it, using riveting first hand accounts of the personal conflicts behind the historic battles culled from the diaries of Union and Confederate soldiers. 16 pages of photographs.

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Review: Embattled Courage: The Experience of Combat in the American Civil War

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Good for professionals, great for buffs. Read full review

Review: Embattled Courage: The Experience of Combat in the American Civil War

User Review  - Greg Sumers - Goodreads

Started very slow, but wasn't until getting to the 2nd half of this book did I then understand what Linderman was after. He does a great job showing the stark contrast and changes in the soldier's ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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PART ONE COURAGES
5
Courage at the Core
7
Copyright

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