The Sea Captain's Wife A True Story of Love, Race, and War in the Nineteenth Century (Paperback)
|Author: Martha Elizabeth Hodes|
|A finalist for the Lincoln Prize, The Sea Captain''s Wife "comes surprisingly, and movingly, alive" (Tina Jordan, Entertainment Weekly).|
From the Publisher:
An award-winning historian chronicles the remarkable life of Eunice Connolly, her poverty-stricken upbringing in New England, marriage to a Southern man who died fighting for the Confederacy during the Civil War, return to New England, marriage to a black sea captain, and move to the West Indies, based on a collection of five hundred family letters. Reprint.
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