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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Frederick Douglass' Civil War: Keeping Faith in Jubilee.    

Beyond the Battlefield: Race, Memory & the American Civil War

David W. Blight - History - 2002 - 301 pages
During the past decade and a half, scholars have increasingly addressed the relationship of history and memory. Among American historians, David W. Blight has been a pioneer in ...
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American Oracle: The Civil War in the Civil Rights Era

David W. Blight - History - 2011 - 328 pages
David Blight takes his readers back to the Civil War’s centennial celebration to determine how Americans made sense of the suffering, loss, and liberation a century earlier. He ...
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Race and Reunion

David W. BLIGHT - History - 2009 - 528 pages
No historical event has left as deep an imprint on America's collective memory as the Civil War. In the war's aftermath, Americans had to embrace and cast off a traumatic past ...
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Union & Emancipation: Essays on Politics and Race in the Civil War Era

David W. Blight, Brooks D. Simpson - History - 1997 - 231 pages
Focusing on the period from the antebellum era to the aftermath of Reconstruction, these collected essays examine the dual themes of union and emancipation. The authors look at ...
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When This Cruel War Is Over: The Civil War Letters of Charles Harvey Brewster

David W. Blight - History - 2009 - 376 pages
Chronicle of an ordinary Union soldier caught up in extraordinary events through a collection of letters.
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A Slave No More: Two Men Who Escaped to Freedom, Including Their Own ...

David W. Blight - History - 2009 - 320 pages
Slave narratives, some of the most powerful records of our past, are extremely rare, with only fifty-five post–Civil War narratives surviving. A mere handful are first-person ...
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A People & A Nation: Volume 1: To 1877

Mary Beth Norton, David M. Katzman, David W. Blight, Howard Chudacoff, Fredrik Logevall - History - 2006 - 559 pages
This spirited narrative challenges students to think about the meaning of American history. Thoughtful inclusion of the lives of everyday people, cultural diversity, work, and ...
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The Columbian Orator

David W. Blight - History - 1998 - 296 pages
First published in 1797, The Columbian Orator helped shape the American mind for the next half century, going through some 23 editions and totaling 200,000 copies in sales. The ...
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A People and a Nation: A History of the United States, Volume II: Since 1865

Mary Beth Norton, Carol Sheriff, David M. Katzman, David W. Blight, Howard Chudacoff - History - 2007 - 643 pages
A People and a Nation offers a spirited narrative that challenges students to think about American history. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their ...
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