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Detailed Minutiae of Soldier Life in the Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865

Gelesen von David Leeson

(4,522 Sterne; 46 Bewertungen)

The author, who fought as a private in the Army of Northern Virginia during the Civil War, describes the Confederate soldier’s daily struggles with hunger, illness, fear, and the perils of combat; as well as his pride of service, love of comrades, and courage in the face of overwhelming odds (summary by D. Leeson).

(4 hr 45 min)

Chapters

A Voice from the Ranks

22:09

Read by David Leeson

The Outfit Modified

16:26

Read by David Leeson

Romantic Ideas Dissipated

14:02

Read by David Leeson

On the March

17:35

Read by David Leeson

Cooking and Eating

22:29

Read by David Leeson

Comforts, Conveniences, and Consolations

27:58

Read by David Leeson

Fun and Fury on the Field

26:32

Read by David Leeson

Improvised Infantry

53:27

Read by David Leeson

"Brave Survivors" Homeward Bound

23:36

Read by David Leeson

Soldiers Transformed

20:44

Read by David Leeson

Camp Fires of the Boys in Gray

32:41

Read by David Leeson

The Battle Flag

8:04

Read by David Leeson

Bewertungen

(4,5 Sterne)

kinda boring towards the end,but,that's just my opinion. I gave 4.5 stars because it is well written and interesting none the less!!

Minutiae

(4 Sterne)

Good account of details of daily life. Mens hardships hungers and hurts.

(5 Sterne)

A very well written and interesting account of Confederate soldier life.

Great story. I listened to it twice. Very good naration.

(5 Sterne)

I enjoyed the rich detail given in this book.

(5 Sterne)