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Our thinking about the 29th Connecticut and its history has been shaped by the following sources:


Bennett, Michael J. Union Jacks: Yankee Sailors in the Civil War. The University of North Carolina      Press, 2005.

Carmichael, Peter S. The War for the Common Soldier: How Men Thought, Fought, and                               Survived in Civil War Armies. University of North Carolina Press, 2018.

Cornish, Dudley Taylor. The Sable Arm: Negro Troops in the Union Army, 1861-1865. Norton, 1966.

Costa, Dora L. “Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans.” The Journal of              Economic History. Vol. 70, 3 (2010): 567-592. doi:10.1017/S0022050710000549

Dean, Eric T. Shook Over Hell: Post-Traumatic Stress, Vietnam, and the Civil War. Harvard                       University  Press, 1997. 

Gannon, Barbara A. The Won Cause: Black and White Comradeship in the Grand Army of the                   Republic. University Of North Carolina Press, 2014.

Humphreys, Margaret. Intensely Human: the Health of the Black Soldier in the American Civil War.         Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. 

Hunter, Tera W. Bound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth                                Century.The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2019.

Lande, Jonathan. “Trials of Freedom: African American Deserters during the U.S. Civil War,” Journal       of Social History 43, no. 3 (Spring 2016), 693-709.

Luskey, Brian. Men is Cheap: Exposing the Frauds of Free Labor in Civil War America. University of

     North Carolina Press, 2020.

Manarin, Louis H. Henrico County Field of Honor. Two volumes. Henrico County, VA, 2004. 

McPherson, James M. The Negro's Civil War: How American Negroes Felt and Acted During the War         for the Union. Vintage Books, 1965.

Murdock, Eugene Converse. One Million Men; the Civil War Draft in the North. The State                       Historical Society Of Wisconsin, 1971.

Newsome, Hampton. Richmond Must Fall: The Richmond-Petersburg Campaign, October 1864. The         Kent State University Press, 2013.

Newton, Alexander Herritage. Out of the Briars: An Autobiography. Mnemosyne, 1969.

Quarles, Benjamin. The Negro in the Civil War. Da Capo Press, 1989.

Quinn, Edythe Ann. Freedom Journey: Black Civil War Soldiers and the Hills Community,                         Westchester County, New York. Excelsior Editions/State University of New York Press, 2015.

Shaffer, Donald R. After the Glory: The Struggles of Black Civil War Veterans. Lawrence, KS:

     University Press of Kansas, 2004.

Smith, John David. Black Soldiers in Blue: African American Troops in the Civil War Era.                           The University of North Carolina Press, 2005.

Trudeau, Noah Andre. Like Men of War Black Troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865. Castle                            Books, 2002.

Wilson, Sven E. “Prejudice & Policy: Racial Discrimination in the Union Army Disability Pension         System, 1865-1906.” American Journal of Public Health. Vol. 100, Suppl 1, (2010): S56-65.                     doi:10.2105/AJPH.2009.172759

Zwick, Edward, director. Glory. Tri-Star Pictures, 1989.

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