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Book Louisa May Alcott's Civil War / Louisa May Alcott ; with an introduction by Jan Turnquist.
Associated Name: Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888.
Publication year: c2007.
Call Number PS1018 .A43 2007
Media class: Book
Publisher: Roseville, Minn. : Edinborough Press
ISBN: 1889020109 9781889020105
Extent: 265 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Total number of loans: 0
Loans this year: 0
Number of reservations: 0
"The Civil War stories of one of America's most beloved writers are gathered in this single volume. The book includes Hospital sketches, Alcott's fictionalized account of her service as a nurse. Nine short stories weave dramatic tales about the personal effects of the war ... The book includes excerpts from her Civil War-era journals, giving the reader a glimpse into how real life inspired fiction"--P.  of cover.
Civil War journals -- pt. 1. Hospital sketches. Obtaining supplies -- A forward movement -- A day -- A night -- Off duty -- A postscript -- pt. 2. Civil War stories. The brothers -- On picket duty -- A hospital Christmas -- The hospital lamp -- Love and loyalty -- Colored soldiers' letters -- Nellie's hospital -- The blue and the gray -- My red cap.