The Resource Life is very unsertain and death is shure : A collection of letters, written mostly during the U.S. Civil War, to and from two brothers

Life is very unsertain and death is shure : A collection of letters, written mostly during the U.S. Civil War, to and from two brothers

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Life is very unsertain and death is shure : A collection of letters, written mostly during the U.S. Civil War, to and from two brothers
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Life is very unsertain and death is shure
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A collection of letters, written mostly during the U.S. Civil War, to and from two brothers
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Life is very unsertain and death is shure: A collection of letters, written mostly during the U.S. Civil War, to and from two brothers, 2001, edited by Preston H. Leake of Hopewell, Virginia, containing the letters to and from Leroy E. Dunn (ca. 1840-1862) of Company H., 57th Virginia Infantry and Henry Marshall Dunn (ca. 1843-1862) of Company H, 56th Virginia Infantry, both of Albemarle County, Virginia. Majority of letters are to and from their mother, Elizabeth E. Bruce Dunn (1818-1890). Also includes genealogies of the Cox, Bruce, Dunn, and Estes families of Albemarle County; maps; poems; and photographs. Includes an index
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Born in 1929, Preston H. Leake lives in Hopewell, Virginia. He holds a Ph. D. and is a consulting chemist. Dr. Leake has written and edited works on the Leake and Cox families. He married Elizabeth Ann Kelly (b. 1931) on 5 December 1954, and they have 2 sons.
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Life is very unsertain and death is shure : A collection of letters, written mostly during the U.S. Civil War, to and from two brothers
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Leake, Preston H.
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v. (252 p.)

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