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While father is away : the Civil War letters of William H. Bradbury

Author: William H Bradbury; Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt; Kassandra R Chaney
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work reveals the intimate story of a British-American's role in the American Civil War. William Bradbury's letters home provide a window on the unique relationships among husband, wife, and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bradbury, William H., 1829-1900.
While father is away.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2003
(OCoLC)606932113
Named Person: William H Bradbury; William H Bradbury
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William H Bradbury; Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt; Kassandra R Chaney
ISBN: 0813122597 9780813122595
OCLC Number: 50228097
Description: x, 386 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: My dear wife and children: September 8, 1862-November 14, 1862 --
If we go to England: November 20, 1862-January 23, 1863 --
Stand on your dignity: February 5, 1863-March 26, 1863 --
Chief of the topographical engineers: March 31, 1863-May 31, 1863 --
More compliments than coppers: June 4, 1863-August 9, 1863 --
Bully for us: August 14,1863-October 13, 1863 --
After the loaves and the fishes: February 5, 1864-April 1, 1864 --
I don't like this field work: April 1,1864-July 27, 1864 --
Let it go to thunder: August 12, 1864-September 20, 1864 --
All I live for: September 22,1864-November 24,1864 184 --
Everybody has the blues sometimes: December 28, 1864-February 8, 1865 --
The Federals in the southwest: February 10, 1865-May 1,1865 --
Headquarters of the Cumberland: May 13, 1865-July 1,1865 --
General Fisk and the Freedmen's Bureau: July 5, 1865-August 30, 1865 --
To clasp you once more in my arms: September 2,1865-December 15, 1865 --
Afterword: the Bradburys postwar reconstruction, 1866-1900.
Responsibility: edited by Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt ; compiled by Kassandra R. Chaney.
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"Thankfully, the Bradbury correspondence did not suffer the fate of most letters." - ANDREW R. L. CAYTON

 
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