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The Civil War in Georgia : a new Georgia encyclopedia companion

Author: John C Inscoe
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Georgians, like all Americans, experienced the Civil War in a variety of ways. Through selected articles drawn from the New Georgia Encyclopedia (www.georgiaencyclopedia.org), this collection chronicles the diversity of Georgia's Civil War experience and reflects the most current scholarship in terms of how the Civil War has come to be studied, documented, and analyzed. The Atlanta campaign and Sherman's March to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John C Inscoe
ISBN: 9780820341385 082034138X 9780820339818 0820339814
OCLC Number: 705568471
Notes: "A project of the New Georgia Encyclopedia."
"Published in association with the Georgia Humanitites Council and the University System of Georgia/GALILEO."
Description: xii, 305 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Section 1: Prelude to war: Slavery --
Wanderer --
Georgia in 1860 --
Sectional crisis --
Georgia platform --
Secession --
State constitution of 1861 --
Milledgeville --
Old Governor's Mansion --
Section 2: The war years: For Pulaski --
Union blockade and coastal occupation --
Savannah --
USS Water Witch --
Naval war on the Chattahoochee River --
Guerrilla warfare --
Andrews raid --
Black troops --
Battle of Chickamauga --
Atlanta Campaign --
Battle of Resaca --
Battle of Pickett's Mill --
Battle of Kennesaw Mountain --
Sherman's march to the sea --
Griswoldville --
Wilson's raid --
Capture of Jefferson Davis --
Confederate gold --
Civil War photojournalist: George N. Barnard --
Military support: Georgia Military Institute --
Confederate hospitals --
Industry and manufacturing --
Atlanta as Confederate hub --
Roswell Mill Women --
Prisons --
Andersonville Prison --
Home front: Newspaper --
The countryman --
Unionists --
Desertion --
Dissent --
Women --
Nancy Harts Militia --Welfare and poverty --
Emancipation --
Sherman's field order no. 15. Section 3: The war's legacy: Postwar identity: Reconstruction --
Lost cause religion --
Confederate veteran organizations --
United Daughters of the Confederacy --
Commemorative sites and activities: Cemeteries --
Confederate monuments --
Cyclorama --
Fitzgerald --
Stone Mountain --
Civil War Heritage trails --
National Civil War Naval Museum at Port Columbus --
Civil War Centennial --
Reenacting --
Archaeology --
Literary and cinematic perspectives: Journals, diaries, and memoirs --
Slave narratives --
Macaria --
"Marching through Georgia" --
On the plantation --
The general --
Gone with the wind (Novel) --
Gone with the wind (Film) --
The great locomotive chase --
The Andersonville trial (Play) and Andersonville (Film) --
Jubilee --
The wind done gone --
Fictional treatments of Sherman in Georgia.
Responsibility: edited by John C. Inscoe.

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Georgians, like all Americans, experienced the Civil War in a variety of ways. Through selected articles drawn from the New Georgia Encyclopedia, this collection chronicles the diversity of Georgia's  Read more...

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