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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America

Subjects:

  • Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate.,
  • Confederate States of America -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementGeorge Cary Eggleston ; introduction by Gaines M. Foster.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE487 .E32 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p. ;
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL989070M
ISBN 100807121258
LC Control Number96027324

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A Rebel's Recollections book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Originally published in , George Cary Eggleston's memoir 4/5. a rebels recollections pages. This memoir is a nostalgic and often amusing collection of essays based on the author's experiences during the War Between the States/5(40). LibriVox recording of A Rebel's Recollections by George Eggleston. Read in English by Lee Smalley George Cary Eggleston's Civil War memoir begins with a separate essay on the living conditions and political opinions of Virginia’s citizenry before secession. A Rebel's recollections by George Cary Eggleston; 17 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Confederate Personal narratives, History, United States Civil War, , Confederate States of America, Social life and customs, Confederate States of America.

A Rebel's Recollections George EGGLESTON ( - ) George Cary Eggleston's Civil War memoir begins with a separate essay on the living conditions and political opinions of Virginia’s citizenry before secession. The body of the work contains vivid descriptions and accounts of the men and women of the South during the time of the Confederacy. A Rebel's Recollections (Part 1) A confederate soldier from a plantation-owning family offers the Southern point of view on the Civil War. George Cary EgglestonAuthor: George Cary Eggleston. A Rebel's Recollections () by George Eggleston. Title: A Rebel's Recollections By: George Eggleston Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Applewood Books Weight: 2 pounds ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages: One of the most delightful and important works in the body of American Civil War memoirs, George Eggleston's account is funny, informative, bitter, and sad. Written ten years after the end of the war, he extends a hand to his former Union foes, no.