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 Posted: Thu Jun 2nd, 2011 03:25 pm
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Old North State

Joined: Fri Feb 20th, 2009
Location: Tennessee USA
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I read it a while ago. Enjoyed the first chapter on the Grand Review in Washington DC. I agree with Gallagher that the concept of the Union was important to many of the soldiers who fought. I also liked his clear distinction between reasons for the war and reasons why an individual fought.

"While we live we will cherish, protect and defend her."
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