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THOMAS MORRIS CHESTER, BLACK CIVIL WAR CORRESPONDENT.  HIS DISPATCHES FROM THE VIRGINIA FRONT., Chester, Thomas Morris.  (R.J.M. Blackett, ed.)

Author Name    Chester, Thomas Morris. (R.J.M. Blackett, ed.)

Title   THOMAS MORRIS CHESTER, BLACK CIVIL WAR CORRESPONDENT. HIS DISPATCHES FROM THE VIRGINIA FRONT.

Publisher    Da Capo, (New York, 1991), reprint.

Seller ID   23654

375 pp, 8vo, soft cover. "In 1864 the Philadelphia Press commissioned Thomas Morris Chester, son of an ex-slave, to cover the activities of black troops on the Virginia front. The only black correspondent for a major daily during the Civil War, Ch ester covered the crucial final year of the war around Richmond. His dispatches constitute the most sustained and extensive first-hand account of black soldiers in existence...In this volume, R.J.M. Blackett provides a concise biography of C h e s t e r and reproduces in annotated form his Civil War dispatches, which are remarkable for their detail and their graphic accounts of the destruction, the excitement, and the liberation of Civil War experience." Interior - clean and tight wit h no p re vi ou s ownership marks. Exterior - remainder mark on bottom of text block, light rubbing on rear cover. Very Good+

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THE LOYALISTS:  REVOLUTION, EXILE, SETTLEMENT., Moore, Christopher.
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AIR TRAILS PICTORIAL.  JULY, 1948.  VOLUME XXX, NO. 4., Lewis, Albert L., ed.  (Andrew Boone, George Eaton, Alfred Klein, Bob Arentz, Art Chester, Alexis Dawydoff, Douglas Rolfe, Frank Tinsley, John Worth, Dick Coen, H.A. Thomas, Jay Holmes, Frank Ehling, Dick Ealy, Claude McCullough, Charles H. Grant, e
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CIVIL WAR.  DORLING KINDERSLEY EYEWITNESS BOOKS SERIES., Stanchak, John.
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WAR AT EVERY DOOR:  PARTISAN POLITICS AND GUERILLA VIOLENCE IN EAST TENNESSEE, 1860-1869., Fisher, Noel C.
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BRIDGES OF BATTLE: FAMOUS BATTLEFIELD ACTIONS AT BRIDGES AND RIVER CROSSINGS., Featherstone, Donald.
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FOR CAUSE AND COMRADES:  WHY MEN FOUGHT IN THE CIVIL WAR., McPherson, James M.
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THE BATTLE OF NEW MARKET., Davis, William C.
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