232 pp., 6.125 x 9.25
Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-4696-2753-3
Published: April 2016
eBook ISBN: 978-1-4696-2754-0
Published: February 2016
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-4696-6395-1
Published: February 2021
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Awards & distinctions
A 2016 Choice Outstanding Academic Title
Drawing creatively on sources, such as diaries, letters, and memoirs, Caroline Cox offers a vivid account of what life was like for these boys both on and off the battlefield, telling the story of a generation of soldiers caught between old and new notions of boyhood.
About the Author
Caroline Cox (1954-2014) was professor of history at the University of the Pacific and author of A Proper Sense of Honor: Service and Sacrifice in George Washington’s Army.
For more information about Caroline Cox, visit the Author Page.