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Confederates in the attic : dispatches from the unfinished Civil War

Author: Tony Horwitz
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1999, ©1998.
Series: Vintage departures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Vintage departures edView all editions and formats
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After years of filing dispatches from foreign war zones, Tony Horwitz comes home to the Blue Ridge Mountains only to be awakened by the crackle of musket fire.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Tony Horwitz; Tony Horwitz
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Horwitz
ISBN: 067975833X 9780679758334 0679439781 9780679439783
OCLC Number: 878422249
Notes: Includes index.
Reprint. Originally published: Pantheon Books, ©1998.
Awards: Winner of Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize (Nonfiction) 1999
Description: 406 pages : maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: 1. Confederates in the Attic --
2. North Carolina: Cats of the Confederacy --
3. South Carolina: In the Better Half of the World --
4. South Carolina: Shades of Gray --
5. Kentucky: Dying for Dixie --
6. Virginia: A Farb of the Heart --
7. Tennessee: At the Foote of the Master --
8. Tennessee: The Ghost Marks of Shiloh --
9. Mississippi: The Mini ̌Ball Pregnancy --
10. Virginia and Beyond: The Civil Wargasm --
11. Georgia: Gone With the Window --
12. Georgia: Still Prisoners of the War --
13. Alabama: Only Living Confederate Widow Tells Some --
14. Alabama: I Had a Dream --
15. Strike the Tent.
Series Title: Vintage departures.
Responsibility: Tony Horwitz.

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After years of filing dispatches from foreign war zones, Tony Horwitz comes home to the Blue Ridge Mountains only to be awakened by the crackle of musket fire.

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