New PDF release: Yours in Filial Regard: The Civil War Letters of a Texas

By Kassia Waggoner,Adam Nemmers

ISBN-10: 0875656129

ISBN-13: 9780875656120

In March of 1861 Texas seceded from the Union, and the affection brothers of Limestone County—Cyrus, Samuel, James, and John—enlisted to struggle for the accomplice reason. For the subsequent 4 years, the brothers travelled the war-torn South as cavalry in Terry's Texas Rangers, seeing motion in a few of the fiercest battles within the Western Theater, but faithfully sending letters domestic to their expectant family.

whole with a scholarly advent laying off perception into the affection relatives, their travels, and their kin conversation community, this quantity collects, transcribes, and annotates seventy eight letters by way of 8 authors spanning the total Civil War. In addition to squaddies’ correspondence, the gathering additionally includes letters written to and from their girl family at the household front.

Yours in Filial Regards: The Civil conflict Letters of a Texas Family bargains a desirable within point of view of the Civil warfare from either the accomplice conflict strains and the house front.

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