One Million Men: The Civil War Draft in the North

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Greenwood Press, 1980 - 366 pages

This is the story of the Civil War draft in the North brought about by the Enrolment Act of 1863 -- the story of bounty jumpers, bounty brokers, substitution, and commutation; of draft resistance and the kidnapping of innocent aliens; of riot, arson, and assault; and of loyal and dedicated service.

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The System
3
The Enrollment 3 The Draft
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rdock /f Eugene /i Converse

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