Civil War Nursing, Mary Elizabeth Massey, Bonnet Brigades, 1st ed.


The Most Important Study of
Women in the Civil War of its Age


Massey’s Bonnet Brigades is part of  The Impact of the Civil War series. This volume shows how the war exerted a significant influence on women in the Union and the Confederacy. Massey taught at Washington College, and was also awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. 

Very good; some chipping; with small tears, but bright dust jacket.

Massey, Mary Elizabeth. BONNET BRIGADES:AMERICAN WOMEN IN THE CIVIL WAR. NY; Knopf, 1966. 1st ed., 371p., illus, index, dj.