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Winnie Davis

Heath Hardage Lee

Winnie Davis

daughter of the lost cause

by Heath Hardage Lee

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family,
  • Children of presidents,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHeath Hardage Lee ; foreword by J.E.B. Stuart IV ; epilogue coauthored by Bertram Hayes-Davis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE467.1.D28 L44 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 214 pages
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27162004M
    ISBN 101612346375
    ISBN 109781612346373
    LC Control Number2014001161
    OCLC/WorldCa864848040

    Get this from a library! Devotion: a novel based on the life of Winnie Davis, daughter of the Confederacy. [Julia Oliver] -- "Devotion re-creates the life of Varina Anne (Winnie) Davis, the youngest child of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States of America. Winnie was not quite a . Book Overview Varina Anne "Winnie" Davis was born into a war-torn South in June of , the youngest daughter of Confederate president Jefferson Davis and his second wife, Varina Howell Davis. Born only a month after the death of beloved Confederate hero general J.E.B. Stuart during a string of Confederate victories, Winnie's birth was hailed Author: Heath Hardage Lee.

    Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause is the first published biography of this little-known woman who unwittingly became the symbolic female figure of the defeated South. Her controversial engagement in to a Northerner lawyer whose grandfather was a famous abolitionist, and her later move to work as a writer in New York City, shocked Brand: Potomac Books Inc.   Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause, her biography of Varina Anne “Winnie” Davis, is her first book. Winnie was published April 1, , by Potomac Press, a .

    Winnie Davis eBook: Heath Hardage Lee: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Kindle Store Go Search Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in.   I’ve just stumbled across your website while searching for photos of Winnie Davis. I’m a huge Civil War Buff, and I’m also just finishing Joan Cashin’s book about Varina Davis. I agree that the book is very well written, and makes one feel like they are experiencing the Davis’s lives their own selves.


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WINNIE DAVIS: DAUGHTER OF THE LOST CAUSE is a sympathetic, psychological study of a relatively minor figure of the Confederacy, Jeff Davis’s daughter Winnie.

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Born only a month after the death of beloved Confederate hero general J.E.B. Stuart during a Author: Heath Hardage Lee. View Winnie Davis’ profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Winnie has 2 jobs listed on their profile.

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Devotion re-creates the life of Varina Anne (Winnie) Davis, the youngest child of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States of America. Winnie was not quite a year old when the family fled the Rebel stronghold of Richmond as the Civil War was ending.

Twenty-one years later, Winnie was catapulted into a celebrity she did not : University of Georgia Press. Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause is the first published biography of this little-known woman who unwittingly became the symbolic female figure of the defeated South.

Her controversial engagement in to a Northerner lawyer whose grandfather was a famous abolitionist, and her later move to work as a writer in New York City, shocked Author: Heath Hardage Lee.

Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause is the first published biography of this little-known woman who unwittingly became the symbolic female figure of the defeated South. Her controversial engagement in to a Northerner lawyer whose grandfather was a famous abolitionist, and her later move to work as a writer in New York City, shocked.

Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause is the first published biography of this little-known woman who unwittingly became the symbolic female figure of the defeated South.

Her controversial engagement in to a Northerner lawyer whose grandfather was a famous abolitionist, and her later move to work as a writer in New York City, shocked. Book Description: Varina Anne "Winnie" Davis was born into a war-torn South in June ofthe youngest daughter of Confederate president Jefferson Davis and his second wife, Varina Howell Davis.

Author Heath Lee, a southern Biographer, independent historian and curator, southern history writer, and southern women's writer, has authored The League of Wives, which is being released in April ofa book about the strong wives of POW pilots in Vietnam that has attracted the interest of Hollywood.

Her prize-winning book The League of Wives: The Untold Story of the Women who took on the U.S. Government to Bring their Husbands Home from Vietnam was published in by St.

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Get this from a library! Winnie Davis: daughter of the lost cause. [Heath Hardage Lee] -- Chronicles the life of the daughter of Jefferson Davis who was christened the "Daughter of the Confederacy" and provided hope to a war-weary South, until a series of controversies placed her at odds.Varina Anne Banks Howell Davis (May 7, – Octo ) was the only First Lady of the Confederate States of America, and the longtime second wife of President Jefferson moved to the Presidential Mansion in Richmond, Virginia, in mid, and lived there for the remainder of the American Civil and raised in the South and educated in Philadelphia, she had family on Cause of death: Pneumonia.Heath Hardage Lee talked about the life of Varina Anne “Winnie” Davis, daughter of Confederate President Jefferson Lee described Winnie’s life growing up in the Confederate White.