An authentic view of life during Civil War years 1862-1863, from letters between the author’s great-grandparents. Ira Libbey travels from Massachusetts to Baton Rouge, Louisiana with General Nathanial Bank’s Expedition. Through their diaries and frequent letters, Ira and Nancy share their love, anguish, fear and faith. By preserving their words in Louisiana Picket, the author is able to bring history alive for the succeeding generations.
This historical book was written by Lorna Cagle.