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The smell of battle, the taste of siege : a sensory history of the Civil War

Author: Mark M Smith
Publisher: New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2015. ©2015
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Personal narratives
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Smith, Mark M. (Mark Michael), 1968-
Smell of battle, the taste of siege : a sensory history of the Civil War.
New York, New York : Oxford University Press, ©2015
xii, 197 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark M Smith
ISBN: 9780199322626 0199322627
OCLC Number: 891386574
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (210 pages) : illustrations, maps, photographs
Contents: Introduction ; 1. The Sounds of Secession ; 2. Eying First Bull Run ; 3. Cornelia Hancock's Sense of Smell ; 4. Hollowing Out Vicksburg ; 5. The Hunley's Impact ; Epilogue: Experiencing Total War
Responsibility: Mark M. Smith.
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