The Resource A Kansas soldier at war : the Civil War letters of Christian & Elise Dubach Isely, Ken Spurgeon, (electronic resource)

A Kansas soldier at war : the Civil War letters of Christian & Elise Dubach Isely, Ken Spurgeon, (electronic resource)

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A Kansas soldier at war : the Civil War letters of Christian & Elise Dubach Isely
Title
A Kansas soldier at war
Title remainder
the Civil War letters of Christian & Elise Dubach Isely
Statement of responsibility
Ken Spurgeon
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Language
eng
Summary
When war broke out in 1861, Christian and Elise Dubach Isely, soon to be married, found themselves in the midst of the conflict. Having witnessed the atrocities of Bleeding Kansas firsthand and fearful of what would come from this war, Christian enlisted with the 2nd Kansas Cavalry to fight alongside Union forces. During the next three years, the couple would write hundreds of letters to each other, as well as to friends and family members. Their writings survive today, providing a unique look at the Civil War--one of both military and civilian perspectives--in a passionate exchange between husband and wife in which the war, faith and family are discussed openly and frankly
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Midwest
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Spurgeon, Ken
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973.7/8092
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Married people
  • Soldiers
  • Wives
  • Civilians in war
  • United States
  • Kansas
  • United States
  • United States
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adult
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A Kansas soldier at war : the Civil War letters of Christian & Elise Dubach Isely, Ken Spurgeon, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11509728
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multicolored
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MWT11509728
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11509728
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Label
A Kansas soldier at war : the Civil War letters of Christian & Elise Dubach Isely, Ken Spurgeon, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11509728
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11509728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11509728
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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