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Public Commemoration of the Civil War and Monuments to Memory: The Triumph ...

Edward T. O'Connell - 2008 - 383 pages
Although the Confederacy was defeated in battle it emerged on the field at Gettysburg as victorious in memory. The constructed image and public memory of Robert E. Lee makes ...
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The Civil War

Paul Alan Cimbala - History - 2008 - 264 pages
The boys in Blue and Grey who fought from Gettysburg to Savanah. How soldiers lived in camp and behind the lines and what they thought about the war and their lives afterward.
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New Perspectives on the Civil War: Myths and Realities of the National Conflict

John Y. Simon, Michael E. Stevens - History - 2003 - 256 pages
As the American Civil War recedes into the past, popular fascination continues to rise. Once a matter that chiefly concerned veterans, separately organized North and South, who ...
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No Holier Spot of Ground: Confederate Monuments & Cemeteries of South Carolina

Kristina Dunn Johnson - History - 2009 - 159 pages
The monuments of South Carolina bear on their weathered faces and cracked tablets a history of honor and of memory embodied in stone. Whether revealing the lost graves of ...
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The Gettysburg Nobody Knows

Gabor S. Boritt - History - 1999 - 270 pages
Essays by nine leading authorities, including Emory M. Thomas and Kent Gramm, shed new light on the great Civil War battle, focusing on little known facts and controversial themes.
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Commander in Chief Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War

Albert Marrin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1997 - 246 pages
Brings Lincoln to life by placing him in the context of his own personal background and the larger circumstances of the country's greatest conflict.
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Lee and His Generals in War and Memory

Gary W. Gallagher - History - 2004 - 298 pages
A timely reexamination of the career of Robert E. Lee and his relations with his subordinates includes a study of Lost Cause interpretations of the war that argue that Lee and ...
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Inside the Confederate Nation

Lesley J. Gordon, John C. Inscoe - History - 2007 - 400 pages
In The Confederacy as a Revolutionary Experience (1970) and The Confederate Nation (1979), Emory Thomas redefined the field of Civil War history and reconceptualized the ...
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Vicksburg's Long Shadow: The Civil War Legacy of Race and Remembrance

Christopher Waldrep - History - 2005 - 344 pages
During the hottest days of the summer of 1863, while the nation's attention was focused on a small town in Pennsylvania known as Gettysburg, another momentous battle was being ...
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