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Our Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln, John Brown, and the Civil War Era / Edition 1
     

Our Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln, John Brown, and the Civil War Era / Edition 1

by Stephen B. Oates
 

ISBN-10: 0870233971

ISBN-13: 9780870233975

Pub. Date: 09/16/1983

Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press

In this collection of ten interrelated essays, Stephen B. Oates focuses on the American Civil War era and several of its leading figures. While arguing 'the need for unflinching realism and a humanistic approach in the study of the past, ' Oates critically examines alternative interpretive practices, particularly those serving polemical, political, or mythical

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In this collection of ten interrelated essays, Stephen B. Oates focuses on the American Civil War era and several of its leading figures. While arguing 'the need for unflinching realism and a humanistic approach in the study of the past, ' Oates critically examines alternative interpretive practices, particularly those serving polemical, political, or mythical standards.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870233975
Publisher:
University of Massachusetts Press
Publication date:
09/16/1983
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.77(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.41(d)

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