Table of Contents
   Prefacep. xi
   The Union, 1850 to 1860
      Prologue: "We Done Now"p. 3
      "Before Their Time"p. 6
      "A Grand Man"p. 12
      "The Union, Gentlemen, the Union"p. 23
   The East, 1861
      "Worser for Us Than Ever"p. 37
      "They's Folks!"p. 44
   The West, 1861 and 1862
      "Grant Shelling the Rebels!"p. 55
      "The Blood Run Deep"p. 61
      "I Couldn't Leave"p. 74
   The East, 1862
      "This Child Just Pray"p. 89
      "A Squally Time"p. 94
      "Ain't God the Captain?"p. 99
   The West, 1863
      "I Rejoiced All I Could"p. 107
      "Ungodly Times"p. 117
      "Ain't Over Yet"p. 128
      "Running from the War"p. 135
      "A Drizzly Day"p. 145
   The East, 1863
      "All the Poor Soldiers"p. 159
      "Fearing and Trembling"p. 165
   The West, 1864
      "Still I Rebelled"p. 175
      "A Rugged Cross"p. 184
      "Don't Want Any Such Again"p. 192
   The East, 1864
      "All That Killing"p. 199
      "A Most Scandalous Thing"p. 209
   Sherman, 1864
      "Ain't Gonna Be Long Now"p. 223
      "What They Care?"p. 229
   East and West, 1865
      "I Have Seen Father Abraham"p. 241
      "The Plans of God"p. 248
      "A Tired Old Man"p. 254
      "The Row's End"p. 262
      "Nowhere to Go"p. 277
      "I Got My Own Again"p. 284
      Epilogue: "All Alike"p. 298
   Author's Note: "We'll Talk This Story Over"p. 303
   A Directory of Witnessesp. 312
   Acknowledgmentsp. 352
   Sourcesp. 354
   Indexp. 373