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The Resource War at our doors : the Civil War diaries and letters of the Bernard sisters of Virginia, edited and annotated by Rebecca Campbell Light ; [introduction by Robert K. Krick]

War at our doors : the Civil War diaries and letters of the Bernard sisters of Virginia, edited and annotated by Rebecca Campbell Light ; [introduction by Robert K. Krick]

Label
War at our doors : the Civil War diaries and letters of the Bernard sisters of Virginia
Title
War at our doors
Title remainder
the Civil War diaries and letters of the Bernard sisters of Virginia
Statement of responsibility
edited and annotated by Rebecca Campbell Light ; [introduction by Robert K. Krick]
Title variation
Civil War diaries and letters of the Bernard sisters of Virginia
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born to a family of social standing in antebellum Tidewater Virginia, the Bernard sisters of "Gay Mont" plantation carried all the marks of privilege and high breeding. Their lives uprooted as war approached and turned their homes into battlegrounds, the sisters found strength together to face the many privations and challenges of the four-year conflict
Cataloging source
RR1
Dewey number
973.782
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E605
LC item number
.B48 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1836-1901
  • 1824-1895
  • 1831-1895
  • 1827-1873
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robb, Helen Struan Bernard
  • Guest, Mary Eliza Bernard
  • Scott, Caroline Pocahontas Bernard
  • Robertson, Lelia Bolling Bernard
  • Light, Rebecca Campbell
  • Krick, Robert K
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robb, Helen Struan Bernard
  • Guest, Mary Eliza Bernard
  • Robertson, Lelia Bolling Bernard
  • Scott, Caroline Pocahontas Bernard
  • Bernard family
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • Civilians in war
  • Plantation life
  • Virginia
  • Virginia
  • Caroline County (Va.)
  • Caroline County (Va.)
  • Spotsylvania County (Va.)
  • Spotsylvania County (Va.)
  • Culpeper County (Va.)
  • Culpeper County (Va.)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
War at our doors : the Civil War diaries and letters of the Bernard sisters of Virginia, edited and annotated by Rebecca Campbell Light ; [introduction by Robert K. Krick]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-143) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40853100
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 165 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9781891722028
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
973.782 W195 ; GE-G ; GE1811DON pav, JS.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40853100
Label
War at our doors : the Civil War diaries and letters of the Bernard sisters of Virginia, edited and annotated by Rebecca Campbell Light ; [introduction by Robert K. Krick]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-143) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40853100
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 165 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9781891722028
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
973.782 W195 ; GE-G ; GE1811DON pav, JS.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40853100

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