This Cruel War: The Civil War Letters of Grant and Malinda Taylor

By: Taylor, Grant & Malinda; Blomquist, Ann K.; Taylor, Robert A.

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First edition. Light stain on top page ridge, page ridges lightly foxed. 2000 Hard Cover. xiv, [8], 348 pp. The correspondence of Private Grant Taylor of the 40th Alabama Infantry with his wife during the American Civil War, comprising about 160 letters. He paints a grim picture of service for the South, with stories of men injuring themselves to avoid military service. He fought bravely despite lack of any personal stake in the debate that sparked the war.

Title: This Cruel War: The Civil War Letters of Grant and Malinda Taylor

Author: Taylor, Grant & Malinda; Blomquist, Ann K.; Taylor, Robert A.

Categories: American Civil War, Military, 19th Century, American, Military,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Mercer University Press: 2000

ISBN Number: 0865546541

ISBN Number 13: 9780865546547

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 1824609

Keywords: MILITARY HISTORY AMERICAN CIVIL WAR CORRESPONDENCE LETTERS GRANT TAYLOR MALINDA 40TH ALABAMA INFANTRY,