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Author Marten, James Alan, author

Title America's corporal : James Tanner in war and peace / James Marten
Published Athens, Georgia : The University of Georgia Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 199 pages)
Series Uncivil wars
Uncivil wars.
Contents Prologue: no regrets -- The war hit me and hit me hard: Jimmie Tanner's Civil War -- Living with disability: Jim Tanner reinvents himself -- Brooklyn days: becoming Corporal Tanner -- God help the surplus: Corporal Tanner and Civil War pensions -- The most celebrated GAR man in the world: legacies -- Epilogue and conclusion: the footless ghost
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Tanner, James, 1844-1927.
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 87th (1861-1862)
Amputees -- United States -- Biography.
Disabled veterans -- United States -- Biography.
Soldiers -- New York (State) -- Schoharie County -- Biography.
Veterans -- United States -- Biography.
Cobleskill (N.Y.) -- Biography.
New York (State) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 082034320X
0820343226 (electronic bk.)
9780820343228 (electronic bk.)