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up in the loves and lives of 11 Civil War soldiers and the beautiful quilt
their stories inspired. Rebel and Union soldiers fought for different ways of
life, but they had one thing in common: the love of their friends, family and
sweethearts who wanted them to come home safely. Get a glimpse of the soldier'
hopes, fears and hardships shared in their letters home, and mark their journey
with 121 foundation pieced quilt blocks designed by author Rosemary Youngs.
instructions and full-sized patterns accompany all block designs, plus bonus designs
for a patchwork heart and Civil War soldier appliqués.
Make a single
large quilt or any of the 14 other projects, including lap quilts, wall hangings
and table runners that feature your favorite block designs.
Another book by Rosemary
The Amish Circle Quilt
by Rosemary Youngs
Rosemary Youngs is an award-winning quilter who enjoys designing quilts that
tell stories. Rosemary has been quilting since the early 1980's. Her quilts
have won numerous awards in local as well as major shows. Pictures of her work
have been published in various books and magazines. She has taught at local
shops. Her first book, "The Amish
Circle Quilt," published in 2004 tells the story of 11 Amish women,
their culture and their quilting. The
Civil War Diary Quilt is her second book, and The
Civil War Love Letter Quilt is the third book in the series. She resides
in Walker, Michigan with her family.