The Red Badge of Courage is about life during the Civil War it does not mention

The red badge of courage is about life during the

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The Red Badge of Courage is about life during the Civil War, it does not mention a specific battle or battles in the narrative. A man by the name of Henry James once defined realism as how “one gets a sense of being there in the moment, as a dense fabric of minute details and observations is constructed.” (Rahn). Throughout the stories authors conveyed such detailed letters to the families of the soldiers, their eyes were opened to the everyday reality the soldiers were facing. While the families read the letters, they felt as if they were living in the same shoes as the soldiers, hiding from the enemy, hearing gun shots constantly, waiting for the sign that it is safe to move, the worry for eating, the 2
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Waters cold rainy nights without supper having to make sure the men in your unit don’t die, due to the lack of medical attention. However, receiving a letter had some good news to it, after receiving a letter from a loved one at war, the families, knew that their loved one was alive, and somewhat well. The negative part one was reading the everyday struggle that the soldiers went through, part two was awful for the families and part three the letters added worry to their lives. Although there were many depressing things about war, the joy came when the soldiers returned home, with or even without victories. When people row, they enter new phases. Diction between a grade school student and a parent, is different than diction between a college student and a parent. This is because the children are in different phases of their lives and have different levels of maturity. This is seen in
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