Paperback: 184 pages
Publisher: Hesperides Press (August 1, 2006)
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.4 x 8.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 13644985
Format: PDF Text TXT book
This reminiscence of daily life on a Southern plantation during the Civil War was originally published in 1888. The book is filled with vivid details of everything from methods of making dyes and preparing foods to race relations and the effects of the war. A Blockaded Family is an unusual and beautifully-written primary source of Southern life inside the blockade, told from a point of view that is decidedly different from most post-war accounts....