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Civil War - Fiction

Horsley, Reginald. The Blue Balloon: A Tale of the Shenandoah Valley. London: W. & R. Chambers, 1896. 280p.: illus.
This novel is set in the Shenandoah Valley of May and June of 1862. The story includes Rockingham County events, and especially the Battle of Port Republic.
1. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862 - Fiction. 2. Valley Campaign of 1862 - Fiction. 3. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Fiction.
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Mitchell, Kirk. Shadow on the Valley. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994. 342p.: map.
This novel centers on the Shenandoah Valley in 1864 and the turmoil of the Valley Campaign. The story centers around families that belong to the Church of the Brethren.
1. Valley Campaign of 1864 - Fiction. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Fiction. 3. Church of the Brethren - Fiction.
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Smith, Elmer L. "Civil War Broadside Ballad." In Valley Folklore - 1968, ed. Elmer L. Smith, 42-44. Harrisonburg, Va.: Elmer L. Smith, 1970.
Smith reprinted a Civil War broadside containing a ballad from a Pennsylvania volunteer unit that was in the Shenandoah Valley. Harrisonburg is mentioned several times.
1. Ballads. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Poetry. 3. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Songs and music.
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