Unspoiled Heart: The Journal of Charles Mattocks of the 17th Maine

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A dramatic real-life adventure story, "Unspoiled Heart" chronicles the Civil War experiences of Charles P. Mattocks, a major in the Union Army of the Potomac. From 1863 to 1865, Mattocks kept a diary in which he meticulously recorded the everyday details of army politics and camplife and the excitement of commanding men in battle. At the tender age of twenty-three, this Bowdoin College graduate took successive command of the Seventeenth Maine and the famous First United States Sharpshooters. With an "unspoiled heart, " he ...

Unspoiled Heart: The Journal of Charles Mattocks of the 17th Maine 1994, University of Tennessee Press

ISBN-13: 9780870498343

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