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Life and LimbPerspectives on the American Civil War$
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David Seed, Stephen C. Kenny, and Chris Williams

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781781382509

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: September 2019

DOI: 10.3828/liverpool/9781781382509.001.0001

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In the Field of Battle

In the Field of Battle

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(p.149) In the Field of Battle (p.150)
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Life and Limb
Author(s):
David Seed, Stephen C. Kenny, Chris Williams
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Liverpool University Press
DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9781781382509.003.0007

The excerpts in this section tend to concentrate on the immediate and longer-term aftermath of particular battles as recorded by combatants and magazine correspondents. They constantly stress the sheer number of casualties – horses as well as men – and address the question whether they are even given a decent burial. Here the performance of African American soldiers in combat is also examined.

Keywords:   Burial, Number, Horses, African Americans, Commemoration

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