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Last of the Blue and Gray - a book by Serrano, Richard A.

Last of the Blue and Gray

Old Men, Stolen Glory, and the Mystery That Outlived the Civil War

Last of the Blue and Gray( )
Author: Serrano, Richard A.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Smithsonian Institution Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $27.95
Book Description:


In the late 1950s, as America prepared for the Civil War centennial, two very old men lay dying. Albert Woolson, 109 years old, slipped in and out of a coma at a Duluth, Minnesota, hospital, his memories as a Yankee drummer boy slowly dimming. Walter Williams, at 117 blind and deaf and bedridden in his daughter's home in Houston, Texas, no longer could tell of his time as a Confederate forage master. The last of the Blue and the Gray were drifting away; an era was ending. Unknown...
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Detailed Subjects: History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
True Crime / Hoaxes & Deceptions
History / Military / Veterans
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.32 x 9.26 x 0.85 Inches
Book Weight:0.964 Pounds

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