African Canadians in Union Blue: Volunteering for the Cause in the Civil War
Reid, Richard, M.Year Published: 2014
Pages: 308pp Price: 32.95
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX18325
To Anderson Abbott, the American Civil War was "a war for humanity," a battle "between civilization and barbarism." It was also a struggle that the first Canadian-born black doctor in present-day Ontario felt compelled to join as a surgeon in the Union army.