A Diary from Dixie by Mary Boykin Chesnut

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August 31, 2017, 6:00 PM MT

From the TALK series, The Civil War
Discussion Leader: Nancy Hope

Mary Chesnut (1823-1886) was a woman of the Southern plantation elite, well connected, and passionately committed to the Confederacy's losing cause. Through the course of the war, she worked in hospitals and witnessed the social costs of the Civil War, the slow destruction of her way of life. 426 pp.

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Goodland, KS 67735-3037
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