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We can hear the Yankee drums beating : Sim Carrington and the bloody 6th North Carolina

Author: Norman Carrington Schipke
Publisher: North Carolina : Norman Carrington Schipke, [2001]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First edition
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"This is the story about Arthur Simeon 'Sim' Carrington. The life of Sim and the 6th North Carolina Regiment are explored in this work. This is a supplemental regimental history as well as a very personal biographical sketch of a distinctly American family. The Civil War was a family affair. Sim's family fought in every state where there was a battle. Sim and his cousin, William Preston Mangum were carried off the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Arthur Simeon Carrington; Arthur Simeon Carrington
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Carrington Schipke
OCLC Number: 169925133
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 279 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: The Old North State --
The calm before the storm --
The heat warms but never burns --
To be rather than to seem --
After the battle is done --
First to engage, last to leave the field --
Marching in the direction of Yankeedom --
On the threshold of immortality --
When the bullet hits the bone-bullets --
The heat that burns but never warms --
The skull beneath the skin --
They called him Pap.
Responsibility: by Norman Carrington Schipke.

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"This is the story about Arthur Simeon 'Sim' Carrington. The life of Sim and the 6th North Carolina Regiment are explored in this work. This is a supplemental regimental history as well as a very personal biographical sketch of a distinctly American family. The Civil War was a family affair. Sim's family fought in every state where there was a battle. Sim and his cousin, William Preston Mangum were carried off the field at Manassas/Bull Run. Sim served under Robert E. Lee at Second Manassas/Bull Run, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg and later was captured and spent the rest of the war as a POW. This work also explores life on the home front through the experiences of his brother William Carrington, a Captain in the 45th North Carolina Militia, and sisters Lucy, Celestia, and Ruth Jane. The Civil War wasn't just about soldiers and battles, it was about men and women sacrificing everything on the altar of America"--Jacket.

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