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Army at home : women and the Civil War on the northern home front

Autor Judith Ann Giesberg
Vydavatel: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2009.
Edice: Civil War America (Series)
Vydání/formát:   Kniha : State or province government publication : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
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Introducing readers to women whose Civil War experiences have long been ignored, Judith Giesberg examines the lives of working-class women in the North, for whom the home front was a battlefield of its own. Black and white working-class women managed farms that had been left without a male head of household, worked in munitions factories, made uniforms, and located and cared for injured or dead soldiers. As they  Přečíst více...
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Žánr/forma: History
Typ materiálu: Government publication, State or province government publication
Typ dokumentu: Book
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Judith Ann Giesberg
ISBN: 9780807833070 080783307X 9780807872635 0807872636
OCLC číslo: 300463103
Popis: xi, 232 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Obsahy: Prologue : a true-hearted Union woman : Lydia Bixby's civil war --
From harvest field to battlefield : rural women and the war --
Rumors of relief, stories of displacement --
Bodies out of place : women war workers --
Right to ride : women's streetcar battles and the theaters of war --
Martha goes to Washington : women's divided loyalties --
Platforms of grief : widows on the battlefield.
Název edice: Civil War America (Series)
Odpovědnost: Judith Giesberg.

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Working-class women develop political agency during wartime. Introducing readers to women whose Civil War experiences have long been ignored, this title examines the lives of working-class women in  Přečíst více...

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"[Giesberg] does an exemplary job using available sources to give voice to women previously overlooked and she offers insight into a world historians are only beginning to uncover."--"Ohio Valley Přečíst více...

 
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