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Ash, Stephen V.

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Works: 35 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 5,904 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Military history  Chronology 
Classifications: E487, 973.713
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When the Yankees came : conflict and chaos in the occupied South, 1861-1865 by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southerners whose communities were invaded by the Union army during the Civil War endured a profoundly painful ordeal. For most, the coming of the Yankees was a nightmare become real; for some, it was the answer to a prayer. But for all, Stephen Ash argues, invasion and occupation were essential parts of the experience of defeat that helped shape the Southern postwar mentality. When the Yankees Came is the first comprehensive study of the occupied South, bringing to light a wealth of new information about the Southern home front. Examining events from a dual perspective to show how occupation affected the invading forces as well as the indigenous population, Ash concludes that as Federal war aims evolved, the occupation gradually became more repressive. But increased brutality on the part of the Northern army resulted in more determined resistance from white Southerners - a situation that parallels the experience of many other conquering forces. Finally, Ash shows that conflicts between Confederate citizens and Yankee invaders were not the only ones that marked the experience of the occupied South. Internal clashes pitted Southerners against one another along lines of class, race, and politics: plain folk vs. aristocrats, slaves vs. owners, and unionists vs. secessionists
A year in the South : four lives in 1865 by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pivotal year in American history is revealed through the lives of four southeners who provide eyewitness accounts of some of the most important events in the American story
Firebrand of liberty : the story of two Black regiments that changed the course of the Civil War by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the story of the first Black regiments in the Civil War and their pivotal mission to establish a Union base in Jacksonville, Florida, in an attempt to create a haven for fugitive slaves
Middle Tennessee society transformed, 1860-1870 : war and peace in the upper South by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A massacre in Memphis : the race riot that shook the nation one year after the Civil War by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An unprecedented account of one of the bloodiest and most significant racial clashes in American history"--
The Black experience in the Civil War South by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is a study of the Southern black wartime experience. Incorporating the most recent scholarship, this thematically organized book does justice to the richness of its subject, looking at the lives of blacks in the Confederate states and the non-seceding Southern states; at blacks on farms and plantations and in towns and cities; at blacks employed in industry and the military; and at black men, women, and children. Drawing on memoirs, autobiographies, and other original source materials, the author details the experiences of blacks who took up residence in Union "contraband camps" and on free-labor plantations and those who enlisted in the Union army. He introduces individuals who escaped from slavery, as well as the small minority of Southern blacks who were free when the war began. Most significantly, this revealing study deals not only with those who gained freedom during the war, but those whose freedom came only after the conflict's end
Tennesseans and their history by Paul H Bergeron ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The authors introduce readers to famous personalities such as Andrew Jackson and Austin Peay, but they also tell stories of ordinary people and their lives to show how they are an integral part of the state's history. Sidebars throughout the book highlight events and people of particular interest, and reading lists at the end of chapters provide readers with avenues for further exploration."--BOOK JACKET
Secessionists and other scoundrels : selections from Parson Brownlow's book by William Gannaway Brownlow ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nineteenth-century America : essays in honor of Paul H. Bergeron ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A year in the South, 1865 : the true story of four ordinary people who lived through the most tumultuous twelve months in American history by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ready--aim--fire! : small arms ammunition in the Battle of Gettysburg by Dean S Thomas ( Book )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tennessee's iron industry revisited : the Stewart County story ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet me at the fair! : a pictorial history of the Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Yankees Came Conflict and Chaos in the Occupied South, 1861-65 by Stephen V Ash ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southerners whose communities were invaded by the Union army during the Civil War endured a profoundly painful ordeal. For most, the coming of the Yankees was a nightmare become real; for some, it was the answer to a prayer. But as Stephen Ash argues, for all, invasion and occupation were essential parts of the experience of defeat that helped shape the southern postwar mentality. When the Yankees Came is the first comprehensive study of the occupied South, bringing to light a wealth of new information about the southern home front. Among the intriguing topics Ash explores are
Past times : a daybook of Knoxville history by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Civil War, black freedom, and social change in the upper South : Middle Tennessee, 1860-1870 by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A century of front pages by Stephen V Ash ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messages of the Governors of Tennessee by Robert H White ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messages of the Governors of Tennessee by Robert H White ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messages of the Governors of Tennessee by Robert H White ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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