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On Rising Ground: The Life and Civil War Letters of John M. Douthit, Fifty-Second Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment

By Elaine Fowler Palencia
Mercer University Press
176 pages

“Elaine Palencia has written a richly-researched, and, in the end, poignant account of a Confederate foot soldier from the mountains of North Georgia.”

~ W. Clifford Roberts, Jr., president of the General Barton Stovall Association