The Hard Hand of War: Union Military Policy Toward Southern Civilians, 1861-1865 / Edition 1by Mark Grimsley
This volume explores the Union army's treatment of Southerners during the Civil War, emphasising the survival of political logic and control.See more details below
This volume explores the Union army's treatment of Southerners during the Civil War, emphasising the survival of political logic and control.
- Cambridge University Press
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- New Edition
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- 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.55(d)
Table of Contents
Introduction; 1. The roots of a policy; 2. Conciliation and its challenges; 3. Early occupations; 4. Conciliation abandoned; 5. War in earnest; 6. Emancipation: touchstone of hard war; 7. From pragmatism to hard war; 8. The limits of hard war; 9. Gestures of mercy, pillars of fire.
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