Civilian war services by United States. Office of Civilian Defense.

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StatementU.S. Office of Civilian Defense
SeriesOCD publication -- 3600
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The Civilian War explores home front encounters between elite Confederate women and Union soldiers during Sherman’s March, a campaign that put women at the center of a Union army operation for the first time.

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