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American oracle : the Civil War in the civil rights era

Author: David W Blight
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass ; London : Harvard University Press, 2011.
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David Blight takes his readers back to the Civil War's centennial celebration to determine how Americans made sense of the suffering, loss, and liberation a century earlier. He shows how four of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Robert Penn Warren; Bruce Catton; Edmund Wilson; James Baldwin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David W Blight
ISBN: 0674048555 9780674048553
OCLC Number: 771048847
Notes: Formerly CIP.
Description: 314 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Responsibility: David W. Blight.

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This is a distinctive addition to the books about the Civil War and how we view it on the conflict's 150th anniversary. Publishers Weekly 20110627 As the sesquicentennial of the Civil War (2011-15) Read more...

 
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