By Ella Forbes
For too lengthy, black ladies were rendered invisible in conventional Civil conflict historical past and marginal in African American chronicles. This booklet addresses this lack by means of reclaiming and resurrecting the function of African American ladies, separately and jointly, through the Civil War. It brings their contributions, within the phrases of a Civil conflict player, Susie King Taylor, "in heritage sooner than the people."
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