Following the Fifth Kansas: The Letters

By Alice Fry- The Letters volume, is wonderful. Captain Creitz wrote back to his free thinking and doing wife left behind in Kansas. He constantly admonishes her on the company she keeps and she thinks for herself. When their home are is being invaded, evidently Captain Creitz quits writing and perhaps went home. The second part of the book deals with correspondence of Lt. Joseph Trego and Private George Flanders. Descriptive details, for battle of Helena, Arkansas, are super. The book has some photo's of the men who served and the final chapters in Captain Chris's life as a civilian; indepth detail. This publication is fully indexed and includes 225 pages. REMEMBER THESE ARE TWO SEPARATE BOOKS.