Diane Miller Sommerville. Aberration of Mind: Suicide and Suffering in the Civil War-Era South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 448 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4356-4; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-4330-4.
Reviewed by Daniel J. Wilson (Muhlenberg College) Published on H-Disability (March, 2019) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)