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The visible Confederacy : images and objects in the Civil War South

Author: Ross A Brooks
Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Visible Confederacy is a comprehensive analysis of the commercially and government-generated visual and material culture of the Confederate States of America. While historians have mainly studied Confederate identity through printed texts, this book shows that Confederates also built and shared a sense of who they were through other media: theatrical performances, military clothing, manufactured goods, and an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Art
History
Art and the war
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brooks, Ross A.
Visible Confederacy : Images and Objects in the Civil War South.
Baton Rouge : LSU Press, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ross A Brooks
ISBN: 9780807173701 0807173703 9780807173718 0807173711
OCLC Number: 1130059961
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Iconography of the Confederate government --
Nativism and depictions of race --
The southern defense of slavery --
Manufacturing and southern autonomy --
The photographic and graphic print industries --
The meanings of Confederate military clothing --
Visualizing the war for the people --
Representations of womanhood --
Picturing hierarchies of manhood.
Responsibility: Ross A. Brooks.

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Brooks comprehensively explores not just the obvious sources like published images, and flags, but sheet music, theatrical performances and exhibitions, uniforms and material culture. His work deftly Read more...

 
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