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The revolution of 1861 : the American Civil War in the age of nationalist conflict

Author: Andre M Fleche
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2012.
Series: Civil War America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Grounding the causes and philosophies of the Civil War in an international context, Andre Fleche examines how questions of national self-determination, race, class, and labor the world over influenced American interpretations of the strains on the Union and the growing differences between North and South. Setting familiar events in an international context, Fleche enlarges our understanding of nationalism in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andre M Fleche
ISBN: 9780807835234 0807835234 9781469613680 1469613689
OCLC Number: 730906472
Description: xii, 204 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction : the American Civil War and the age of revolution --
World revolutions and the coming of the American Civil War --
The revolution of 1861 --
The problem of northern nationalism --
The South and the principle of self-determination --
The last best hope of earth --
The white republic --
Conclusion : American nationalism and the nineteenth-century world.
Series Title: Civil War America.
Responsibility: Andre M. Fleche.
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"Grounding the causes and philosophies of the Civil War in an international context, Andre Fleche examines how questions of national self-determination, race, class, and labor the world over influenced American interpretations of the strains on the Union and the growing differences between North and South. Setting familiar events in an international context, Fleche enlarges our understanding of nationalism in the nineteenth century"--Jacket.

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