First lady of the Confederacy Varina Davis's Civil War

Title First lady of the Confederacy Varina Davis's Civil War
Names Cashin, Joan E.
Book Number DB063661
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Biography of Varina Howell Davis (1826-1906), the unorthodox wife of Confederate president Jefferson Davis. Highlights the societal restraints placed on nineteenth-century women and the events that influenced the southern belle who questioned the validity of her husband's cause. Examines her marriage and family life and later career in journalism. 2006.
Narrator Hancock, Anne.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Presidents' spouses - Confederate States of America - Biography
Confederate States of America - Social conditions
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Biography
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Social aspects
Call Number 973.713092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2006
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2006 (Carolina Talking Book, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2006. 0674022947
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