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Army life in a Black regiment, and other writings

Author: Thomas Wentworth Higginson
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1997.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1862, Thomas Wentworth Higginson was commissioned as a colonel to head the first regiment of emancipated slaves. A Civil War memoir written by an abolitionist, this text is the stirring history of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Named Person: Thomas Wentworth Higginson; Thomas Wentworth Higginson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Wentworth Higginson
ISBN: 0140436219 9780140436211
OCLC Number: 36485857
Description: xxiv, 336 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Army life in a Black regiment --
A visit to John Brown's household in 1859 --
Nat Turner's insurrection --
Letter to a young contributor --
Some war scenes revisited --
Emily Dickinson's letters.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Thomas Wentworth Higginson ; with an introduction and notes by R.D. Madison.

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