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Wars within a war : controversy and conflict over the American Civil War

Author: Joan Waugh; Gary W Gallagher
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2009.
Series: Civil War America.
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Reflecting a variety of approaches and methodologies, this title features essays that provide a starting point for those interested in how Americans have argued about the prosecution, meaning, and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Waugh; Gary W Gallagher
ISBN: 9780807832752 0807832758 9780807866047 0807866040
OCLC Number: 1056036511
Description: xii, 619 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Joan Waugh & Gary W. Gallagher --
Women numerous and armed : gender and the politics of subsistence in the Civil War south / Stephanie McCurry --
Friend or foe : Treason and the second confiscation act / William Blair --
My enemies are crushed : McClellan and Lincoln / James M. McPherson --
Profile in leadership : Generalship and resistance in Robert E. Lee's first month in command of the army of Northern Virginia / Joseph T. Glatthaar --
In your hands that musket means liberty : African American soldiers and the battle of Olustee / J. Matthew Gallman --
With malice toward both : Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in caricature / Harold Holzer --
Walt Whitman's real wars / Stephen Cushman --
Hollywood has it both ways : the rise, fall, and reappearance of the lost cause in American film / Gary W. Gallagher --
Battle over the bodies : burying and reburying the Civil War dead, 1865-1871 / Drew Gilpin Faust --
Not a veteran in the poorhouse : Civil War pension and soldiers' homes / James Marten --
William T. Sherman in postwar Georgia's collective memory, 1864-1914 / Carol Reardon --
The nation's greatest hero should rest in the nation's greatest city / Joan Waugh.
Series Title: Civil War America.
Responsibility: edited by Joan Waugh & Gary W. Gallagher.


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