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Germans in the Civil War : the letters they wrote home

Author: Wolfgang Helbich; Walter D Kamphoefner
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2006.
Series: Civil war America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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German Americans were one of the largest immigrant groups in the Civil War era, and they comprised nearly 10 percent of all Union troops. This collection of letters, written by German immigrants to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
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Correspondence
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Helbich; Walter D Kamphoefner
ISBN: 0807830445 9780807830444
OCLC Number: 255349903
Description: XXXIV, 521 Seiten : Illustrationen, Karten ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Civil war America.
Other Titles: Deutsche im Amerikanischen Bürgerkrieg .
Responsibility: ed.by Walter D. Kamphoefner and Wolfgang Helbich. Transl. by Susan Carter Vogel.
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