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Wars within a War: Controversy and Conflict over the American Civil War / Edition 1
     

Wars within a War: Controversy and Conflict over the American Civil War / Edition 1

by Joan Waugh, Gary W. Gallagher
 

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ISBN-10: 0807832758

ISBN-13: 9780807832752

Pub. Date: 06/01/2009

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Comprised of essays from twelve leading scholars, this volume extends the discussion of Civil War controversies far past the death of the Confederacy in the spring of 1865. Contributors address, among other topics, Walt Whitman's poetry, the handling of the Union and Confederate dead, the treatment of disabled and destitute northern veterans, Ulysses S. Grant's

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Comprised of essays from twelve leading scholars, this volume extends the discussion of Civil War controversies far past the death of the Confederacy in the spring of 1865. Contributors address, among other topics, Walt Whitman's poetry, the handling of the Union and Confederate dead, the treatment of disabled and destitute northern veterans, Ulysses S. Grant's imposing tomb, and Hollywood's long relationship with the Lost Cause narrative. The contributors are William Blair, Stephen Cushman, Drew Gilpin Faust, Gary W. Gallagher, J. Matthew Gallman, Joseph T. Glatthaar, Harold Holzer, James Marten, Stephanie McCurry, James M. McPherson, Carol Reardon, and Joan Waugh.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807832752
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
06/01/2009
Series:
Civil War America Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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