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Andersonville violets

a story of northern and southern life

by Herbert W. Collingwood

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Published by Lee and Shepard in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Menendez 212.

    Statementby Herbert W. Collingwood
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsWilmer, Richard Hooker, 1918-, former owner
    The Physical Object
    Pagination270 p. ;
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24130722M

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Herbert Collingwood wrote Andersonville Violets: A Story of Northern and Southern Life in response to his time in Starkville, Mississippi, in the s, where he witnessed first-hand the lingering bitterness that the war left behind.

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Conflicted over thoughts of Lucy Moore, his girl back home, Foster lowers his gun. Spared, Rockwell lives to escape Andersonville, and Foster is discharged in disgrace. To the Internet Archive Community, Time is running out: please help the Internet Archive today.

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