Resources

Below you will find some resources recommended by Jocelyn Green for further research into the period written about in the Heroines Behind the Lines series. Enjoy!

 

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At Gettysburg

At Gettysburg

Alleman, Tillie Pierce. At Gettysburg: Or, What a Girl Saw and Heard of the Battle. New York: W. Lake Borland, 1889. http://bit.ly/13241XH

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Marching to Victory

Marching to Victory

Coffin, Charles Carleton. Marching to Victory: The Second Half of the War of the Rebellion. New York: Harper and Brothers Publishers, 1888. http://bit.ly/YxibdQ

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The Practice of Surgery

The Practice of Surgery

Cooper, Samuel. The Practice of Surgery. London: A and R Spottiswoode, 1820. http://bit.ly/YEfJkq

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Blue-Eyed Child of Fortune

Blue-Eyed Child of Fortune

Duncan, Russell, editor. Blue-Eyed Child of Fortune: The Civil War Letters of Colonel Robert Gould Shaw. Athens, Georgia: The University of Georgia Press, 1992.

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Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1838-1839

Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1838-1839

Kemble, Frances Anne. Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1838-1839. New York: Harper Brothers Publishers, 1863. http://bit.ly/13avxhs

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Medical Recollections of the Army of the Potomac

Medical Recollections of the Army of the Potomac

Letterman, Jonathan. Medical Recollections of the Army of the Potomac. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1866. http://bit.ly/WUIa1c

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Major Butler’s Legacy

Major Butler’s Legacy

Bell, Malcolm Jr. Major Butler’s Legacy: Five Generations of a Slaveholding Family. Athens, Georgia: The University of Georgia Press, 1987.

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Days of “Uncertainty and Dread”

Days of “Uncertainty and Dread”

Bennett, Gerald R. Days of “Uncertainty and Dread”: The Ordeal Endured by the Citizens at Gettysburg. Gettysburg: The Gettysburg Foundation, 1994.

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