Mother, May You Never See the Sights I Have Seen

Mother, May You Never See the Sights I Have Seen

The 57th Massachusetts Veteran Volunteers in the Army of the Potomac, 1864-1865

Book - 1990
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Based primarily on the diaries and letters of the men who were there, this is a look at the day-to-day existence--the fatigue, the terror, the boredom, the heroism and cowardice--of the Federal unit that likely suffered the highest percentage of killed and mortally wounded of any Union regiment in the War. With many photographs, and a massive appendix profiling more than 1,000 members of the regiment. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, 1990
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060162573
Characteristics: xix, 665 p. : ill., maps, ports ; 25 cm


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