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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||0807882623 9780807882627 9781469601861 1469601869|
|Description:||1 online resource (viii, 321 pages) : illustrations.|
|Contents:||Part of everyone's meat and drink : popular music and the Civil War --
John Browns and battle cries : the patriotic songs of the union --
Gay deceibers and bonnie blue flags : the anthems of the Confederacy --
Words were as weapons : music on the home front --
A wonderful and inspiring influence : music in the armies --
The choked voice of a race, at last unloosed : African Americans and Civil War music --
Fresh strains for fresh developments : the end of the war and its music --
Veterans, memorialists, and the King : the revival and legacy of Civil War music.
|Series Title:||Civil War America (Series)|
"Much more than a treat for lovers of good history writing and a fresh look at well-trodden fields, it is also a painful reminder of just how divided a nation we were at birth, and how those
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Music and the war.
- Patriotic music -- United States -- History and criticism.
- Music -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
- MUSIC -- Genres & Styles -- Pop Vocal.
- HISTORY -- United States -- Civil War Period (1850-1877)
- Music and war.
- Music -- Social aspects.
- Patriotic music.
- United States.