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A Plantation Mistress on the Eve of the Civil War : The Diary of Keziah Goodwyn Hopkins Brevard, 1860-61

By: Brevard, Keziah Goodwyn Hopkins Moore, John Hammond(Volume editor)

Part of the Women's Diaries & Letters of the Nineteenth Century South series
1570031258 / 9781570031250
Paperback / softback
973.7092
28/02/1996
Usually dispatched within 2 weeks
United States
148 pages, 7 halftones, 2 line drawings
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The diary of Keziah Brevard evokes the mundane concerns of the plantation period.

It also documents her reflections on the events leading up to the American Civil War: the election of Abraham Lincoln, South Carolina's secession convention and the attack on Fort Sumter.

BIC:

1KBB USA, 3JH c 1800 to c 1900, BGHA Autobiography: historical, political & military, HBJK History of the Americas, HBLL Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900, HBTB Social & cultural history, HBWJ American Civil War

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