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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to In the Presence of Mine Enemies: War in the Heart of America, 1859-1863.    

What Caused the Civil War?: Reflections on the South and Southern History

Edward L. Ayers - History - 2005 - 222 pages
Presents a series of essays discussing the historical and contemporary roles of the American South, focusing on the contrast between popular explanations of events and the ...
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American passages: a history of the United States

Edward L. Ayers - History - 2004 - 904 pages
AMERICAN PASSAGES, SECOND EDITION examines U.S. history the way people live--in the flow of time. Rather than pursuing one topic (such as politics, culture, society, reform ...
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Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War

Edward L. Ayers, Anne S. Rubin - History - 2000 - 103 pages
Through searchable censuses, newspapers, diaries, military records, maps, images, and other sources this program tells the story of the Civil War as seen by the people of ...
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America on the Eve of the Civil War

Edward L. Ayers, Carolyn R. Martin - Business & Economics - 2010 - 147 pages
The first in a series of annual Signature Conferences sponsored by the Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission, "America on the Eve of the Civil War" was ...
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Social and secure?: politics and culture of the welfare state : a ...

Hans Bak, F. L. van Holthoon, Hans Krabbendam, Edward L. Ayers - Political Science - 1996 - 403 pages
This volume offers a comparative and multidisciplinary inquiry into the welfare state settings of the Netherlands, the United States and Canada. Introductory chapters define ...
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American Passages: A History of the United States, Brief

Edward Ayers, Lewis Gould, David Oshinsky, Jean Soderlund - History - 2011 - 832 pages
AMERICAN PASSAGES places a unique emphasis on time as the defining nature of history--how events lead to other events, actions, changes, and often-unexpected outcomes. The ...
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American Passages: A History of the American People, to 1877 With Infotrac ...

Edward L. Ayers, Lewis L. Gould, David M. Oshinsky, Jean R. Soderlund - History - 2002 - 1280 pages
Each chapter in this thorough, chronologically-organized book follows the contours of sequence, event, and connection, emphasizing the most significant events and changes of ...
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Crucible of the Civil War: Virginia from Secession to Commemoration

Edward L. Ayers, Gary W. Gallagher, Andrew J. Torget - History - 2006 - 226 pages
Serving both as home to the Confederacy's capital, Richmond, and as the war's primary battlefield, Virginia held a unique place in the American Civil War, while also witnessing ...
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