American city, southern place : a cultural history of antebellum Richmond (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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American city, southern place : a cultural history of antebellum Richmond

Author: Gregg D Kimball
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Gregg D. Kimball expands the usual scope of urban studies by depicting the Richmond community as a series of dynamic, overlapping networks to show how various groups of Richmonders understood themselves and their society. Drawing on a wealth of archival material and private letters, Kimball elicits new perspectives regarding people's sense of identity."
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregg D Kimball
ISBN: 0820322342 9780820322346 0820325465 9780820325460
OCLC Number: 43083423
Description: xxv, 345 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Capital and commercial city --
American city in a Southern place --
The world of goods --
Librerty and slavery --
Strangers, slaves, and Southern iron --
Virginia and Union --
The war within --
Epilogue : the antebellum legacy.
Responsibility: Gregg D. Kimball.
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