Cover

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pp. C-C1

Title Page, Copyright Page

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pp. i-vi

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Pages 1-50

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pp. 1-50

There are two kinds of memory. One is narrative, the unspooling in the head of what has happened, like a movie film with no voices. The other is symbolic—the image, say, of a dead friend of long ago, with a characteristic...

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Pages 51-114

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pp. 51-116

The new President of the Confederacy was no longer the young-old man of beautiful manners and the poetic glance noted by Varina Howell in her letter to her mother. Nor was he...