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Look away! : a history of the Confederate States of America

Author: William C Davis; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive history of the Confederacy moves beyond military events to examine legal structures, politics, social structures, and the economy of the South during the Civil War.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Davis, William C., 1946-
Look away!
New York : Free Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606795322
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William C Davis; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 9780684865850 0684865858
OCLC Number: 48711345
Description: xi, 484 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Guiding the whirlwind --
Shadowy words, shadowy meanings --
Visions of breakers ahead --
The struggle for a Confederate Democracy --
Men but not brothers --
Law and disorder --
"Proving our loyalty by starvation" --
"We are done gone up the spout" --
The enemy within --
Cotton communism, whiskey welfare, and salt socialism --
The states in their sovereignty --
The power and the ignominy in Richmond --
"Growlers & Traitors" --
The end?
Responsibility: William C. Davis.

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A comprehensive history of the Confederacy moves beyond military events to examine legal structures, politics, social structures, and the economy of the South during the Civil War.

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