A Diary from Dixie

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Gramercy Books, 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 424 pages
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This original diary of the wife of Confederate General James Chesnut, Jr., who was also an aide to President Jefferson Davis, provides an eyewitness narrative of all of the years of the war. Period photos illustrate this "you-are-there" account of the daily lives and tribulations of all those who suffered through the war, from ordinary people to the Confederacy's generals and political figures.

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Review: Mary Chesnut: A Diary From Dixie

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I honestly did not expect to enjoy this book nearly as much as I did, but quotes from it kept popping up in other books I was reading, so I thought I should give it a try since it's provided such a ... Read full review

Review: Mary Chesnut: A Diary From Dixie

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Well written with a great historical background. Enjoyed it. Read full review

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Contents

MONTGOMERY Ala February
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CHARLESTON S C March 261861
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CAMDEN S C April 20 1861
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