Arkansas Stories Volume 3: Songs of the Civil War in Arkansas

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  The Arkansas Stories Project is built around newly-written songs about the land, people, and the events that made Arkansas what it is today. Volume III of the series, unlike the others, is devoted entirely to one period of time and one set of events - the Civil War in Arkansas. Arkansas' fledgling economy and political institutions were fragile when war fever consumed the nation. Settlement was sparse through much of the state, and its people were deeply divided over secession. Ultimately, Arkansans cast their lot with the Confederacy, leaving the land open to the push and pull of armies, outlaw bands, economic collapse, and disrupted government. No Arkansas family of that time was spared the war's horrors, and no generation since has completely escaped its lingering shadows. These songs can only hint at the stories of this defining event in Arkansas' journey. The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission has sanctioned this recording project as an "appropriate observance of the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War in Arkansas." for information: (c) 2011, Charley Sandage All Rights Reserved $17 - 
  1. All But Isaac Murphy All But Isaac Murphy Clip
  2. Border Country War Border Country War Clip
  3. Bill Dark Bill Dark Clip
  4. Letters Letters Clip
  5. Arkansas Post Arkansas Post Clip
  6. Independence Day Independence Day Clip
  7. Angels of Devil's Backbone Angels of Devil's Backbone Clip
  8. David Owen Dodd David Owen Dodd Clip
  9. Battle of the Bees Battle of the Bees Clip
  10. Poison Spring Poison Spring Clip
  11. General Steele General Steele Clip
  12. Contraband Contraband Clip
  13. Queen City Queen City Clip
  14. Mary Ann Mary Ann clip
  15. Sultana Sultana Clip
  16. The Walk The Walk Clip
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  1. Am trying to order two of the CD’s, Arkansas Stories Volume 3.

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