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From the cover: Over 70,000 Mainers from every corner of the state and every walk of life fought in the Civil War. Through quotes from their letters and diaries, voices of these soldiers and their families resonate throughout Maine Voices from the Civil War. Presented here are images, words and belongings that reflect and illustrate the political climate of the day, Mainers' experiences of the war itself, and how Maine people viewed the war in all its complexity, glory, and horror.