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A Crooked Gun is an attempt to identify and describe all of the soldiers from Schoharie County, New York who died in the Civil War – men like Lt. Albert Westinghouse of Central Bridge, whose brother founded the Westinghouse Electric Company. Shot through the heart with a pistol ball on December 10, 1864 in McLeod’s More Info »
by Robert W. Pelton Civil War Period Cookery is a unique book of historical recipes. It is chock full of delightfully delicious cooking ideas favored by many famous people of days long past. Included are recipes for tasty breads and interesting baked goods, skillet southern fried chicken and really good poultry dishes. The reader will More Info »
by Gallagher, Krick and Engle This book explores the political, historical and cultural significance of the American Civil War, examining its impact on the civilians and military personnel caught up in it.
By Louisa May Alcott Before her wider fame as the author of Little Women, Louisa May Alcott achieved recognition for her accounts of her work as a volunteer nurse in an army hospital. Written during the winter of 1862-63, her lively dispatches appeared in the newspaper Commonwealth, where they were eagerly read by soldiers' friends More Info »