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Americans Remember Their Civil War

Barbara A. Gannon - History - 2017 - 170 pages
This book provides readers with an overview of how Americans have commemorated and remembered the Civil War. • Presents events related to the commemoration of public memory of ...
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Freedom for Themselves: North Carolina's Black Soldiers in the Civil War Era

Richard M. Reid - History - 2008 - 420 pages
More than 5,000 North Carolina slaves escaped from their white owners to serve in the Union army during the Civil War. Richard Reid explores the stories of black soldiers from ...
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African Canadians in Union Blue: Volunteering for the Cause in the Civil War

Richard M. Reid - History - 2014 - 308 pages
When Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, he also authorized the army to recruit black soldiers. Nearly 200,000 men answered the call. Several thousand came from ...
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The Harp and the Eagle: Irish-American Volunteers and the Union Army, 1861-1865

Susannah Ural Bruce, Susannah J. Ural - History - 2006 - 309 pages
On the eve of the Civil War, the Irish were one of America's largest ethnic groups, and approximately 150,000 fought for the Union. Analyzing letters and diaries written by ...
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Glorious Contentment: The Grand Army of the Republic, 1865-1900

Stuart McConnell - History - 2000 - 332 pages
The Grand Army of the Republic, the largest of all Union Army veterans' organizations, was the most powerful single-issue political lobby of the late nineteenth century ...
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Civil War Citizens: Race, Ethnicity, and Identity in America's Bloodiest ...

Susannah J. Ural - History - 2010 - 240 pages
At its core, the Civil War became a struggle over whether or not to grant rights to a group that stood outside the pale of citizenship: African American slaves. Other groups ...
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The South Vs. the South: How Anti-Confederate Southerners Shaped the Course ...

William W. Freehling - History - 2002 - 238 pages
Argues that anti-Confederate Southerners, Southern blacks, and border-state whites, influenced military outcomes by contributing thousands of troops to the Union cause as the ...
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Cities of the Dead: Contesting the Memory of the Civil War in the South ...

William A. Blair - History - 2011 - 264 pages
Exploring the history of Civil War commemorations from both sides of the color line, William Blair places the development of memorial holidays, Emancipation Day celebrations ...
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In the Cause of Liberty: How the Civil War Redefined American Ideals

William J. Cooper, Jr., John M. McCardell, Jr. - History - 2009 - 208 pages
In this remarkable collection, ten premier scholars of nineteenth-century America address the epochal impact of the Civil War by examining the conflict in terms of three ...
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