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By Ken Spurgeon

whilst conflict broke out in 1861, Christian and Elise Dubach Isely, quickly to be married, came across themselves in the course of the clash. Having witnessed the atrocities of Bleeding Kansas firsthand and afraid of what might come from this warfare, Christian enlisted with the second Kansas Cavalry to struggle along Union forces. through the subsequent 3 years, the couple may write thousands of letters to one another, in addition to to family and friends participants. Their writings live to tell the tale this day, delivering a special examine the Civil War--one of either army and civilian perspectives--in a passionate alternate among husband and spouse within which the struggle, religion and relations are mentioned brazenly and frankly.

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