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American Terrorists : Lincoln's Armies in the South (Paperback) (Michael Andrew Grissom)

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No one ever loved his country more than the Southerner who loved his short-lived Confederacy. The enormities the people of the South suffered for their experiment in liberty would be unbelievable except for the treasure trove of first-hand accounts they left us. From the long buried archives of Southern history, Mr. Grissom has unearthed letters, diaries, newspaper accounts of the 1860s, and personal recollections of those who survived the brutality of Lincoln’s armies as they burned, looted, tortured, ******, and murdered their way across Dixie. Here, in their own words, men, women, and children describe the violence. Some of these eyewitness accounts have never before been published, while others have not been in print for almost 140 years. Forty-six photographs from the era, some having never been published until now, illustrate the text of this historical collection of first-hand accounts. The modern reader may be surprised to find that terrorism was not invented by ISIS.
Number of Pages: 469.0
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
Author: Michael Andrew Grissom
Language: English
Street Date: October 31, 2015
TCIN: 50882367
UPC: 9781518873782
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-3832

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