skip to content
Atlanta, cradle of the New South : race and remembering in the Civil War's aftermath Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Atlanta, cradle of the New South : race and remembering in the Civil War's aftermath

Author: William A Link
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 2013.
Series: Civil War America.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
After conquering Atlanta in the summer of 1864 and occupying it for two months, Union forces laid waste to the city in November. William T. Sherman's invasion was a pivotal moment in the history of the South and Atlanta's rebuilding over the following fifty years came to represent the contested meaning of the Civil War itself. The war's aftermath brought contentious transition from Old South to New for whites and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2012044361
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William A Link
ISBN: 1469607778 9781469607771 9781469608327 1469608324
OCLC Number: 841229547
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: A troublesome thing: invasion --
Ocean of ruins: destruction and rebirth --
A forgetfulness of the past: rebuilding the racial order --
Every contrivance of cruelty: violence and white supremacy in the new South --
We are rising: schooling the city --
Wheel within a wheel: competing visions --
The new South in crisis --
Epilogue: the propaganda of history.
Series Title: Civil War America.
Responsibility: William A. Link.

Abstract:

Atlanta, Cradle of the New South: Race and Remembering in the Civil War's Aftermath  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Lively and original. Link presents a thorough and carefully nuanced account of the role of race in the remarkable story of Atlanta's destruction and re-emergence as a center of black intellectual Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/841229547> # Atlanta, cradle of the New South : race and remembering in the Civil War's aftermath
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "841229547" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> ; # Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_ethnic_studies_general> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1351658> ; # American Civil War (1861-1865)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_minority_studies> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.8009758231/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Event/1861_1865> ; # 1861-1865
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Place/atlanta_ga> ; # Atlanta (Ga.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/history_united_states_civil_war_period_1850_1877> ; # HISTORY--United States--Civil War Period (1850-1877)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_discrimination_&_race_relations> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086509> ; # Race relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/memory_social_aspects_georgia_atlanta> ; # Memory--Social aspects--Georgia--Atlanta
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/african_americans_georgia_atlanta_social_conditions> ; # African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> ; # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204627> ; # Georgia--Atlanta.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799698> ; # African Americans--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015940> ; # Memory--Social aspects
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/2713539> ; # William A. Link
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "After conquering Atlanta in the summer of 1864 and occupying it for two months, Union forces laid waste to the city in November. William T. Sherman's invasion was a pivotal moment in the history of the South and Atlanta's rebuilding over the following fifty years came to represent the contested meaning of the Civil War itself. The war's aftermath brought contentious transition from Old South to New for whites and African Americans alike. Historian William Link argues that this struggle defined the broader meaning of the Civil War in the modern South, with no place embodying the region's past a."@en ;
    schema:description "A troublesome thing: invasion -- Ocean of ruins: destruction and rebirth -- A forgetfulness of the past: rebuilding the racial order -- Every contrivance of cruelty: violence and white supremacy in the new South -- We are rising: schooling the city -- Wheel within a wheel: competing visions -- The new South in crisis -- Epilogue: the propaganda of history."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1170033554> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Series/civil_war_america> ; # Civil War America.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "Atlanta, cradle of the New South : race and remembering in the Civil War's aftermath"@en ;
    schema:productID "841229547" ;
    schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9781469607771_Link> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10693724> ;
    schema:url <http://er.llcc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=532689> ;
    schema:url <http://0-www.jstor.org.lib.exeter.ac.uk/stable/10.5149/9781469607771_link> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e000xna&AN=532689> ;
    schema:url <https://grinnell.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9781469607771_link> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1120528> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=1120528> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=532689> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=532689> ;
    schema:url <https://muse.jhu.edu/book/44051/> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=930347> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781469607771> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781469608327> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/841229547> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://0-www.jstor.org.lib.exeter.ac.uk/stable/10.5149/9781469607771_link>
    rdfs:comment "Available online via JSTOR. Login when prompted." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Place/atlanta_ga> # Atlanta (Ga.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Atlanta (Ga.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Series/civil_war_america> # Civil War America.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/841229547> ; # Atlanta, cradle of the New South : race and remembering in the Civil War's aftermath
    schema:name "Civil War America." ;
    schema:name "Civil War America" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/african_americans_georgia_atlanta_social_conditions> # African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh93004360> ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/history_united_states_civil_war_period_1850_1877> # HISTORY--United States--Civil War Period (1850-1877)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HISTORY--United States--Civil War Period (1850-1877)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/memory_social_aspects_georgia_atlanta> # Memory--Social aspects--Georgia--Atlanta
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85083497> ;
    schema:name "Memory--Social aspects--Georgia--Atlanta"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_discrimination_&_race_relations> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_ethnic_studies_general> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#Topic/social_science_minority_studies> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015940> # Memory--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Memory--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086509> # Race relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Race relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204627> # Georgia--Atlanta.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Georgia--Atlanta." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1351658> # American Civil War (1861-1865)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "American Civil War (1861-1865)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> # Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799698> # African Americans--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2713539> # William A. Link
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Link" ;
    schema:givenName "William A." ;
    schema:name "William A. Link" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1170033554#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/841229547> ; # Atlanta, cradle of the New South : race and remembering in the Civil War's aftermath
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781469607771>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1469607778" ;
    schema:isbn "9781469607771" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781469608327>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1469608324" ;
    schema:isbn "9781469608327" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/841229547>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/841229547> ; # Atlanta, cradle of the New South : race and remembering in the Civil War's aftermath
    schema:dateModified "2018-02-14" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.