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The War the Women Lived

Female Voices from the Confederate South

by Walter Sullivan

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Published by J. S. Sanders and Company in Nashville, TN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Personal narratives, Confedera,
  • U.S. History - Civil War And Reconstruction (1860-1877),
  • Women In The U.S,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • North America,
  • Personal narratives, Confederate,
  • Military - General,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Biography,
  • Diaries,
  • Women,
  • Regional Subjects - South,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Confederate States of America,
  • History,
  • Sources,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Walter Sullivan ; with a foreword by George Core
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxxix, 319 p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8678054M
    ISBN 101879941309
    ISBN 109781879941304

    Selections from the Civil War diaries and memoirs of twenty-three Southern women form an account of the war as it was lived and endured on the domestic front in the South. Get this from a library! The war the women lived: female voices from the Confederate South. [Walter Sullivan;] -- In The War the Women Lived, Walter Sullivan presents an informal history of the American Civil War in the South as seen through the eyes of the 23 principals whose acutely perceptive reports he has.

    Taking a novel approach in focusing on the body, senses, and landscape, Jonna Katto, through a study of the women ex-combatants’ lived landscapes, shows how their life trajectories unfold as nonlinear spatial histories. This brings into focus the women’s shifting and multilayered negotiations for personal space and belonging. Anna Wernick lived with her husband in Czubrowice, a small village near Kracow. In May , Anna, then two months pregnant, went to bring food to her mother in Osiek, another village a Author: Sergiusz Scheller.

      In World War II, 37 women were dropped in occupied France to work as Special Operations Executive agents and 'set Europe ablaze'. 13 never returned. They were executed in Hitler's concentration camps. This is the fascinating story of eight of those female agents, all striking beauties (despite the need to be inconspicuous), all from civilian life, who were warned . Get this from a library! Inside the walls of Troy: a novel of the women who lived the Trojan War. [Clemence McLaren; Joel Peter Johnson] -- The events surrounding the famous battle between the Greeks and the Trojans are told from the points of view of two women, the beautiful Helen and the prophetic Cassandra.


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