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The land they fought for : the story of the South as the Confederacy, 1832-1865

Author: Clifford Dowdey; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1955.
Series: Mainstream of America series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The conflicts and differences between North and South which brought about the Civil War in 1861, and the story of the bloody conflict. Divided into four sections, each depicting one stage in the dispute.
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Genre/Form: History
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Dowdey, Clifford, 1904-1979.
Land they fought for.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1955
(OCoLC)572779097
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clifford Dowdey; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
OCLC Number: 477643
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Description: viii, 438 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The cold war: The battle ground ; The first shall be last ; The South, the poor South ; The incidents ; Though we must part --
I'll take my stand: The blow is struck ; The gathering of the knights ; Manassas polka ; The season of waste ; The border shrinks ; The grand design ; An army is born ; The three cigars --
The total war: The President takes a trip ; We are betrayed from within ; God's will be done ; With Pickett leading grandly down ; Whom the Gods would destroy ; When this cruel war is over ; If it takes all summer ; Like Grant took Richmond ; The military defeat --
Strike the tent: The winter of despair ; Stand to your glasses steady ; The fugitives ; Virginia's son.
Series Title: Mainstream of America series.
Other Titles: Story of the South as the Confederacy, 1832-1865
Responsibility: by Clifford Dowdey.

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The conflicts and differences between North and South which brought about the Civil War in 1861, and the story of the bloody conflict. Divided into four sections, each depicting one stage in the dispute.

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