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Publisher Description

Originally published in 1888, Hard Tack and Coffee quickly became a best seller, and is now considered one of the most important books written by a Civil War veteran.  


Some sample chapter headings reveal the breadth of subjects covered:


How the Soldiers Were Sheltered

Life in Tents

Army Rations

Offenses and Punishments

Raw Recruits

Special Rations

Boxes from Home

Sutlers

Foraging

Corps and Corps Badges

The Army Mule

Hospitals and Ambulances

Breaking Camp

On the March

Army Wagon-Trains

Army Road and Bridge Builders

Talking Flags and Torches


Brilliantly written, dazzlingly detailed and from the mouth of someone who was actually there, Hardtack & Coffee - The Unwritten Story of Army Life is a must-read for Civil War buffs and military historians.

Includes image gallery.

GENRE
Biographies & Memoirs
RELEASED
2016
March 24
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
224
Pages
PUBLISHER
Enhanced Media
SELLER
Damian Stevenson
SIZE
1.4
MB

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