Four Years in Rebel Capitals
"[...]army. A chief of department, or two and this writer, completed the occupants of "the Ranche," as it was early christened by "the colonel;" and its piazza soon became the favorite lounging-place in the evening of the better and brighter elements of the floating population. There was sure to be found the newest arrival, if he were worth knowing; the latest papers and news "from across;" and, as the blue smoke of the Havanas floated lazily out on the soft summer night, many a jovial laugh followed it and a not infrequent prediction of scenes to come almost prophetic. And of the lips that made these most are now silent forever-stilled in the reddest glow of battle, with the war-cry hot upon them.[...]."
- Paperback | 302 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 17.53mm | 521.63g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations