The Hard Hand of War ': Union Military Policy toward Southern Civilians, 1861-1865

The Hard Hand of War ': Union Military Policy toward Southern Civilians, 1861-1865

by Mark Grimsley

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521462570
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 01/28/2014
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. The roots of a policy; 2. Conciliation and its challenges; 3. Early occupations; 4. Conciliation abandoned; 5. War in earnest; 6. Emancipation: touchstone of hard war; 7. From pragmatism to hard war; 8. The limits of hard war; 9. Gestures of mercy, pillars of fire.

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