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In the Presence of Mine Enemies: War in the Heart of America, 1859-1863

Edward L. Ayers - History - 2004 - 472 pages
Reassessing the history of the Civil War, a leading historian chronicles the path to war in the Great Valley spanning Pennsylvania and Virginia, capturing the experience of war ...
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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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Southern Crossing: A History of the American South, 1877-1906

Edward L. Ayers - History - 1995 - 304 pages
Edward L. Ayers monumental history, Promise of the New South, was praised by the eminent historian Bertram Wyatt-Brown as "A work of frequently stunning beauty," who added "The ...
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The Oxford Book of the American South: Testimony, Memory, and Fiction

Edward L. Ayers, Bradley C. Mittendorf - History - 1998 - 597 pages
Gathers short stories, journalism, and excerpts from novels, diaries, and memoirs by Southern authors
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American Passages: A History of the American People, Volume 1

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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The Promise of the New South: Life After Reconstruction - 15th Anniversary ...

Edward L. Ayers - History - 2007 - 592 pages
At a public picnic in the South in the 1890s, a young man paid five cents for his first chance to hear the revolutionary Edison talking machine. He eagerly listened as the ...
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