A Shattered Nation: The Rise and Fall of the Confederacy, 1861-1868 / Edition 1

A Shattered Nation: The Rise and Fall of the Confederacy, 1861-1868 / Edition 1

by Anne Sarah Rubin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807855928

ISBN-13: 9780807855928

Pub. Date: 08/27/2007

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Shattered Nation: The Rise and Fall of the Confederacy, 1861-1868

Overview

Shattered Nation: The Rise and Fall of the Confederacy, 1861-1868

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807855928
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
08/27/2007
Series:
Civil War America Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

Part I. War

Chapter 1. A Religious Patriotism: The Culture of Confederate Identity

Interlude: A Hope Fully Authorized by the Facts

Chapter 2. Love of Country, Love of Self: Challenges to Confederate Unity

Interlude: Only Not a Victory

Chapter 3. Enemies Like an Avalanche: Yankees, Slaves, and Confederate Identity

Interlude: Peace (with Independence Always)

Chapter 4. Blue-Black Is Our Horizon: The End of the War

Part II. Reconstruction

Chapter 5. Nursing the Embers: Race and Politics during Reconstruction

Interlude: To Receive the Oath and Brand of Slave

Chapter 6. To Restore Their Broken Fortunes: Reconstructing White Southern Identity

Interlude: The Vicarious Sufferer

Chapter 7. Who Shall Subjugate the Women? Gender and White Southern Identity

Conclusion

Notes

Bibliography

Index

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