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Blood and War at My Doorstep: North Carolina Civilians in the War Between the States, Vol. 2

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Brenda Chambers McKean, Blood and War at My Doorstep: North Carolina Civilians in the War Between the States, Volume II, Xlibris, 2001, ISBN 9781453543634. Association Copy owned by Mattie Clyburn Rice, daughter (not a typo) of former slave and Confederate Army volunteer Weary Clyburn. Inscribed by the author on title page œto a Real Daughter / Mattie / 5-21-13, referencing Rice’s successful battle to join the Daughters of the Confederacy despite racial discrimination. Large trade paperback (23 cm), 12, 627-1278 pp with notes and index. Author card laid in. Very Good: covers scuffed and lightly bumped, pp 831, 1191-1196 corner-creased, no internal markings. Note: The Clyburn family is not mentioned in the book, although other black Confederate soldiers are mentioned. Seller purchased this item at Mrs. Rice’s estate sale. More information can be found about her at http://www.npr.org/2011/08/07/138587202/after-years-of-research-confederate-daughter-arises, http://www.hpenews.com/news/x950251412/Daughter-of-slave-Confederate-soldier-dies-at-91, and http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2798741/buried-fluttering-confederate-flag-daughter-black-slave-fought-southern-forces-civil-war-buried-150-years-father-went-war.html.