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The Resource The better angels of our nature : freemasonry in the American Civil War, Michael A. Halleran

The better angels of our nature : freemasonry in the American Civil War, Michael A. Halleran

Label
The better angels of our nature : freemasonry in the American Civil War
Title
The better angels of our nature
Title remainder
freemasonry in the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Halleran
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the enduring yet little examined themes in Civil War lore is the widespread belief that on the field of battle and afterward, members of Masonic lodges would give aid and comfort to wounded or captured enemy Masons, often at great personal sacrifice and danger. This work is a deeply researched examination of the recorded, practical effects of Freemasonry among Civil War participants on both sides. From first-person accounts culled from regimental histories, diaries, and letters, Michael A. Halleran has constructed an overview of 19th-century American freemasonry in general and Masonry i
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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1963-
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Halleran, Michael A.
Dewey number
973.7/1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
HS529
LC item number
.H357 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Freemasons
  • Freemasonry
  • United States
  • Freemasons
  • HISTORY
  • Freemasonry
  • United States
Label
The better angels of our nature : freemasonry in the American Civil War, Michael A. Halleran
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-222) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Prologue; 1. Masters and Fellows; 2. Plures Ex Uno; 3. "If That Is Masonry I Will Take Some of It Myself"; 4. Saving the Life of the Enemy; 5. Gentlemen of the White Apron; Photographs; 6. A More Decent Interment; 7. All Passions Laid Aside?: Freemasonry in the Army; Afterword; Notes; Glossary of Masonic Terms; Bibliography; Index
Control code
680620761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817384449
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, plan
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)680620761
Label
The better angels of our nature : freemasonry in the American Civil War, Michael A. Halleran
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-222) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Prologue; 1. Masters and Fellows; 2. Plures Ex Uno; 3. "If That Is Masonry I Will Take Some of It Myself"; 4. Saving the Life of the Enemy; 5. Gentlemen of the White Apron; Photographs; 6. A More Decent Interment; 7. All Passions Laid Aside?: Freemasonry in the Army; Afterword; Notes; Glossary of Masonic Terms; Bibliography; Index
Control code
680620761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817384449
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, plan
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)680620761

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