[EBOOK] This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War

This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War

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ISBN Code : 9781433233456
Book Author : Drew Gilpin Faust
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Total Pages : 507

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During the Civil War, 620,000 soldiers lost their lives--equivalent to six million in todays population. This Republic of Suffering explores the impact of the enormous death toll from material, political, intellectual, and spiritual angles. Drew Gilpin Faust delineates the ways death changed not only individual lives, but the life of the nation, and describes how a deeply