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The Diary of Serepta Jordan

Edited by Minoa Uffelman, Ellen Kanervo, Phyllis Smith, Eleanor Williams
Univ Tennessee Press
499 pages

“This book will be of immense value to historians of the secession crisis and Civil War in the Upper South, and it will shed new light on the lives of women and families experiencing the trials of war and emancipation.” 

-Aaron Astor