By Paul Cimbala

Based mostly on Civil battle veterans' personal phrases, this booklet records what percentage of those males survived the intense horrors and hardships of warfare with staggering resilience and went directly to turn into effective contributors in their groups of their post-war lives.

• records how Civil warfare veterans' strive against adventure replaced them in ways in which allowed them to turn into efficient participants in their groups and leaders of their sections—a mostly missed "benefit" to the war

• Identifies overarching traits between veterans' studies whereas additionally underscoring how diversified Civil warfare infantrymen' reviews have been, counting on which facet they fought for, the place they fought, and their socioeconomic status

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