One of the first and still considered one of the finest major Civil War novels, Miss Ravenel’s Conversion from Secession to Loyalty, appeared as early as 1867, was written by a Yankee officer who was an eyewitness, John William De Forest, and was set more on a Louisiana plantation than on a b....
"COLUMN: Nonconventional Civil War Fiction,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 18
Available at: https://repository.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol18/iss1/2