Hardtack and Coffee

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Tales End Press, Aug 11, 2012 - History
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Hardtack & Coffee; or, The Unwritten Story of Army Life

User Review  - Benjamin Brudner - Book Verdict

This is an unusual war memoir in that it is far more focused on daily camp life of soldiers (in this case Civil War Union soldiers) than battles. Billings's humor and short, nonlinear chapters expose ... Read full review

Contents

The Tocsin of
Enlisting
How the Soldiers were Sheltered
Life in Tents
Life in Log Huts
Jonahs and Beats
Army Rations
Offences and Punishments
Raw Recruits
Special Rations Boxes from Home
Foraging
Corps and Corps Badges
The Army Mule
Hospitals and Ambulances
Scattering Shots
Copyright

A Day in Camp

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