Army Life in a Black Regiment

By: Higginson, Thomas Wentworth

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296 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Hardcover, dark blue bonded leather over embossed boards, [iv] + 296 pages, faux marbled endpapers, all edges gold, red page-marker ribbon, index, appendix, footnotes. ; Originally published 1870. This is a facsimile reprint, 1982. ; Amazing true history of 1st South Carolina Infantry (first "colored" regiment in Civil War, later named 33rd US Colored Troops) by its radical Colonel, a Unitarian minister and staunch abolitionist, who faithfully recorded speech, poems, songs, habits, tradiitons, etc, of the African American men under his command, along with giving a fascinating history of the regiments military actions. ; Much material for the film "Glory" was sourced from this book.; No defects. No visible wear of any kind. No jacket, as issued. ; Collector's Library of the Civil War Series

Title: Army Life in a Black Regiment

Author Name: Higginson, Thomas Wentworth

Categories: History,

Publisher: Time Life Books: 1982

ISBN Number: 080944237X

ISBN Number 13: 9780809442379

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20164

Keywords: Civil War ; Military History ; Black History ; South Carolina History ; Regiments ; Thomas Wentworth Higginson ; Unitarian ; Unitarianism ; Uuauthors ;,