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Remembering the Civil War: Reunion and the Limits of Reconciliation

Caroline E. Janney - History - 2013 - 464 pages
As early as 1865, survivors of the Civil War were acutely aware that people were purposefully shaping what would be remembered about the war and what would be omitted from the ...
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Public Commemoration of the Civil War and Monuments to Memory: The Triumph ...

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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Burying the Dead But Not the Past (Large Print 16pt)

Caroline E. Janney - History - 2009 - 682 pages
Immediately after the Civil War, white women across the South organized to retrieve and rebury the remains of Confederate soldiers scattered throughout the region. In Virginia ...
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American Civil War, Volume 2

Steven E. Woodworth - History - 2008
Provides historical information on the battlefield and homefront experience and the political, economic, social, and cultural life of the North and South during the War ...
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The Sacred Remains: American Attitudes Toward Death, 1799-1883

Gary Laderman - History - 1999 - 227 pages
"...A primary goal of this study is to shed some light on how changing attitudes toward death and the dead in the previous century have led to present-day perspectives and ...
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Cities of the Dead: Contesting the Memory of the Civil War in the South ...

William Alan Blair - History - 2004 - 250 pages
This volume gathers 11 essays (7 in English, 4 in German) that examine strategies for establishing cultural legitimacy and claiming authority in a variety of medieval and early ...
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