The Heart of Confederate Appalachia: Western North Carolina in the Civil War (Civil War America) / Edition 1

The Heart of Confederate Appalachia: Western North Carolina in the Civil War (Civil War America) / Edition 1

by John C. Inscoe, Gordon B. McKinney
     
 

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Overview

Heart of Confederate Appalachia: Western North Carolina in the Civil War

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807855034
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
08/25/2003
Series:
Civil War America Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
919,453
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.98(d)

Meet the Author

John C. Inscoe is professor of history at the University of Georgia.

Gordon B. McKinney is professor of history and director of the Appalachian Center at Berea College in Berea, Kentucky.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1. Antebellum Western North Carolina: A Population So Widely Diversified
Chapter 2. Secession: To Stand with Either Honor or Safety
Chapter 3. Mobilization: The Mountains Are Pouring Forth Their Brave Sons
Chapter 4. Unionists: Lincolnite Proclivities—Matters of General Notoriety
Chapter 5. Guerrilla Warfare: Rule by Bushwhackers, Tories, and Yankees
Chapter 6. Political Dissent: We Are Tired of This Desolating, Ruinous War
Chapter 7. Economic Strain: Laboring under Grate Disadvantage
Chapter 8. Women at War: Assuming All the Duties of the Sterner Sex
Chapter 9. Slavery: Many Negro Buyers in This Part of the Country
Chapter 10. Military Incursion and Collapse: Oh! This Is a Cruel World and Cruel People in It
Chapter 11. Aftermath: A Peace We Little Expected and Did Not Want
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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