Liberty, Virtue, and Progress: Northerners and Their War for the Union / Edition 2

Liberty, Virtue, and Progress: Northerners and Their War for the Union / Edition 2

by Earl J Hess
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0823217981

ISBN-13: 9780823217984

Pub. Date: 01/01/1997

Publisher: Fordham University Press

Concentrating on ideology and cultural values, Liberty, Virtue, and Progress explores the motivations that caused Northerners to fight America's Civil War. Arguing for the primary significance of ideals and cultural values in defining a war, the book examines the opinions of both the Northern soldier and the civilian about the meaning of the civil War in terms of

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Concentrating on ideology and cultural values, Liberty, Virtue, and Progress explores the motivations that caused Northerners to fight America's Civil War. Arguing for the primary significance of ideals and cultural values in defining a war, the book examines the opinions of both the Northern soldier and the civilian about the meaning of the civil War in terms of defining American nationalism, the character of the American people, and the future of free government.\

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780823217984
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1997
Series:
North's Civil War Series
Edition description:
2
Pages:
154
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.20(h) x 0.70(d)

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