Tara Revisited: Women, War and the Plantation Legend

TitleTara Revisited: Women, War and the Plantation Legend
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsClinton, Catherine
Number of Pages240
PublisherAbbeville Press
CityNew York
Abstract

Drawing from a wealth of poignant letters, diaries, slave narratives, and other accounts, the author provides a social and cultural history in this volume of the diverse communities of Southern women during the Civil War: the heroic African-American women who struggled for freedom, the tireless nurses who faced gruesome duties, the intriguing handful who donned uniforms, and those women who spied and even died for the Confederacy.

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