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Let Us Not Forget the Living: The Complicated Lives of Union Veterans by James Marten

Ambiguity shaped the lives of Civil War veterans. Publicly honored and respected, many never managed to fit back into their old lives, or to build new ones.¬†This is a familiar story to modern Americans, of course. Although the stereotypical troubled… Continue Reading Let Us Not Forget the Living: The Complicated Lives of Union Veterans by James Marten