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Army life in a black regiment

by Thomas Wentworth Higginson

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Published by Collier Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army. South Carolina Volunteers, 1st (1862-1864),
  • United States. Army. Colored Infantry Regiment, 33rd (1864-1866),
  • United States,
  • Personal narratives,
  • Regimental histories,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith a new introd. by Howard N. Meyer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE492.94 33d .H5 1962a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p.
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24769923M
    LC Control Number62008721
    OCLC/WorldCa617432

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"Army Life in a Black Regiment has some claim to be the best written narrative to come from the Union [side] during the Civil War. Higginson's picture of the battle which was the origin of "praise the Lord and pass the ammunition" and his reading of the Emancipation Proclamation to the black regiment are unsurpassed for eloquence."/5(14).

Shaped by American Romanticism and imbued with Higginson's interest in both man and nature, Army Life in a Black Regiment ranges from detailed reports on daily life to a vivid description of the author's near escape from cannon fire, to sketches that conjure up the beauty and mystery of the Sea by: Army Life in a Black Regiment on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Army Life in a Black Regiment/5(14). Army Life in a Black Regiment by Thomas Higginson is a story, aided by diary notations, of daily life in the first Negro regiments in the Union Army. The First South Carolina Regiment was formed in on the orders of Treasury Secretary Edwin M.

Stanton. This regiment and I dare say all of these Negro army units were officered by whites/5. Army Life In A Black Regiment This book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature.

In an attempt to preserve, improve and recreate the original content, we have worked towards:Brand: Barnes & Noble. Five years after the close of the Civil War, abolitionist minister and problematic Emily Dickinson stan Thomas Wentworth Higginson drew from his letters and diaries to pen Army Life in a Black Regiment, a memoir of his experiences from serving as colonel of the 1st South Carolina Volunteers(later the 33rd United States Colored Troops), the first federally authorized black /5.

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About Army Life in a Black Regiment A stirring account of wartime experiences from the leader of the first regiment of emancipated slaves Thomas Wentworth Higginson, a Unitarian minister, was a fervent member of new England’s abolitionist movement, an active participant in the Underground Railroad, and part of a group that supplied material aid to John Brown before his ill-fated raid on Harpers Ferry.

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Review of Army Life in a Black Regiment This is a thorough account of the formation of a Southern Regiment Of Black Soldiers during the Early Days of the Civil War. It portrays the struggles of their commander as he observed the high abilities of those in his command and came to recognize that they were excellent men of service.5/5(1).

ARMY LIFE IN A BLACK REGIMENT By Thomas Wentworth Higginson () Originally published Reprinted,by Riverside Press. Army Life in a Black Regiment by Thomas Wentworth Higginson - Free at Loyal Books These pages record some of the adventures of the First South Carolina Volunteers, the first slave regiment mustered into the service of the United States during the late civil war Books Should Be Free.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Army Life in a Black Regiment by Thomas Wentworth Higginson - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Army life in a black regiment. [Thomas Wentworth Higginson] -- This is the story of the First South Carolina Volunteers, the first slave regiment mustered into the service of the United States Union Army during the Civil War.

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Get this from a library. Army life in a black regiment. [Thomas Wentworth Higginson] -- In military necessity enabled Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton to pry from a hesitant President Lincoln the authority to enlist black troops in the Union army.

The pioneer regiment of ex-slaves. This book - originally a series of essays - was written by a Union colonel from New England, in charge of black troops training off the coast of the Carolinas. It offers a refreshing portrait of life in the Union Army as the narrator captures the raw humor that develops among the men in combat.5/5(1).

Army Life in a Black Regiment () By: Thomas Wentworth Higginson (Decem - May 9, ) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the s and s, identifying. "Army Life in a Black Regiment has some claim to be the best written narrative to come from the Union [side] during the Civil War.

Higginson's picture of the battle which was the origin of "praise the Lord and pass the ammunition" and his reading of the Emancipation Proclamation to the black regiment are unsurpassed for eloquence.".

Army Life in a Black Regiment is Colonel Higginson's stirring account of his two years at Camp Saxton, recording the immediate effect of a decision that proved crucial to our survival as a nation and that ultimately shaped constitutional history.Army Life in a Black Regiment (Collector's Library of the Civil War) by Higginson, Thomas Wentworth and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Army Life in a Black Regiment by Thomas Wentworth Higginson; Howard N.

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