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|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Glenn David Brasher
|Description:||288 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Introduction: an evening on Malvern Hill --
Preludes: war, slavery, and the Virginia peninsula --
Contraband of war: April-July 1861 --
War is a swift educator: July-December 1861 --
The best informed residents in Virginia: December 1861-April 1862 --
The monuments to negro labor: April-May 1862 --
Those by whom these relations are broken: May 1862 --
An invaluable ally: late May-July 1862 --
A higher destiny: July 1862 --
Conclusion: monarchs of all they survey.
|Series Title:||Civil War America (Series)|
|Responsibility:||Glenn David Brasher.|
"By placing black people at the center of the Peninsula campaign, Brasher shows the value of blending military historiography with emancipation histiography."--"H-CivWar"