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With ballot and bayonet : the political socialization of American Civil War soldiers

Author: Joseph Allan Frank
Publisher: Athens, Georgia : University of Georgia Press, 2016. ©1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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In this groundbreaking study of what motivated soldiers to enlist and fight in this nation's most bloody conflict, Joseph Allan Frank argues that politics was central to the development of the armies of the North and South: motivating soldiers, molding the organization, defining the qualifications of officers, shaping fighting styles, and framing the nature of relations between the army and society. This study  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Allan Frank
ISBN: 0820350362 9780820350363
OCLC Number: 958349685
Description: ix, 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Allan Frank.

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A major contribution to a small but steadily growing body of work on Civil War soldiers . . . Frank has a particularly good sense of the internal dynamics of the war effort over time, and he is very Read more...

 
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