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When the Yankees came : conflict and chaos in the occupied South, 1861-1865

Author: Stephen V Ash
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1995.
Series: Civil War America (Series)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Southerners whose communities were invaded by the Union army during the Civil War endured a profoundly painful ordeal. For most, the coming of the Yankees was a nightmare become real; for some, it was the answer to a prayer. But for all, Stephen Ash argues, invasion and occupation were essential parts of the experience of defeat that helped shape the Southern postwar mentality. When the Yankees Came is the first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ash, Stephen V.
When the Yankees came.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)604104512
Online version:
Ash, Stephen V.
When the Yankees came.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)608715870
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen V Ash
ISBN: 080782223X 9780807822234 080784795X 9780807847954
OCLC Number: 31865253
Description: xi, 309 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Citizens and soldiers : The first invasions and early occupation policy --
2. Rebels and conquerors : Civilian resistance and the transformation of Northern war aims --
3. Three worlds : The garrisoned towns, the Confederate frontier, and no-man's-land --
4. Deliverance and disillusion : The ordeal of the Unionists --
5. To the Red Sea : The struggle against Black freedom --
6. The other jubilee : Plain folk, aristocrats, and the challenge to the old order --
7. In a strange land : Family and community in the maelstrom of war --
8. No river of fire : War-weariness and the collapse of resistance.
Series Title: Civil War America (Series)
Responsibility: Stephen V. Ash.
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In this text the author argues that the coming of the Yankees and the occupation of the South were essential parts of the experience of defeat that helped shape the southern postwar mentality. Topics  Read more...

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