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My Brother's Keeper: Virginia's Diary, Gettysburg, Pa 1863

by Osborne, Mary Pope
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Issue: Winter 2001
ISBN: 0439153077

My Brother's Keeper helps inaugurate Scholastic's My America series, which is intended for higher primary-grade students. A resident of Gettysburg, young Virginia "Ginny" Dickens maintains this diary, which does not flinch from the harsh details of war, including the casualties suffered by soldiers, the privations experienced by local civilians, and her own moment of cowardice.

review of My Brother's Keeper: Virginia's Diary, Gettysburg, Pa 1863, by Osborne, Mary Pope, Civil War Book Review, (Winter 2001).