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This Will Make a Man of Me: The Life and Letters of a Teenage Officer in the Civil War Paperback – 31 August 2018

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  • Publisher : Lehigh University Press; 1st edition (31 August 2018)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 196 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1611462207
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1611462203
  • Dimensions : 15.19 x 1.24 x 22.23 cm
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This is a well-done volume . . . . The contextual information is both detailed and useful because the author is interested in Howell as both a Civil War officer and as young man coming of age . . . .Readers will appreciate how Scythes has managed to effectively tell the story of this young man and his comrades. -- George C. Rable, Professor Emeritus, the University of Alabama

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James Scythes is instructor of history at West Chester University of Pennsylvania.

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