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The Resource The myth of the lost cause and Civil War history, Gary W. Gallagher and Alan T. Nolan, editors

The myth of the lost cause and Civil War history, Gary W. Gallagher and Alan T. Nolan, editors

Label
The myth of the lost cause and Civil War history
Title
The myth of the lost cause and Civil War history
Statement of responsibility
Gary W. Gallagher and Alan T. Nolan, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this book, nine historians describe and analyze the Lost Cause, identifying the ways it falsifies history. They have created a thoughtful and provocative volume that makes a major contribution to Civil War historiography."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/13/072
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E487
LC item number
.M97 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gallagher, Gary W
  • Nolan, Alan T
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
Label
The myth of the lost cause and Civil War history, Gary W. Gallagher and Alan T. Nolan, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The anatomy of the myth / Alan T. Nolan -- Jubal A. Early, the lost cause, and Civil War history: a persistent legacy / Gary W. Gallagher -- "Is our love for Wade Hampton foolishness?": South Carolina and the lost cause / Charles J. Holden -- "These few gray-haired, battle-scarred veterans": Confederate Army reunions in Georgia, 1885-95 / Keith S. Bohannon -- New South visionaries: Virginia's last generation of slaveholders, the gospel of progress, and the lost cause / Peter S. Carmichael -- James Longstreet and the lost cause / Jeffry D. Wert -- Continuous hammering and mere attrition: lost cause critics and the military reputation of Ulysses S. Grant / Brooks D. Simpson -- "Let the people see the old life as it was": LaSalle Corbell Pickett and the myth of the lost cause / Lesley J. Gordon -- The immortal Confederacy: another look at lost cause religion / Lloyd A. Hunter
Control code
43798387
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
v, 231 pages
Isbn
9780253338228
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
00036978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The myth of the lost cause and Civil War history, Gary W. Gallagher and Alan T. Nolan, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The anatomy of the myth / Alan T. Nolan -- Jubal A. Early, the lost cause, and Civil War history: a persistent legacy / Gary W. Gallagher -- "Is our love for Wade Hampton foolishness?": South Carolina and the lost cause / Charles J. Holden -- "These few gray-haired, battle-scarred veterans": Confederate Army reunions in Georgia, 1885-95 / Keith S. Bohannon -- New South visionaries: Virginia's last generation of slaveholders, the gospel of progress, and the lost cause / Peter S. Carmichael -- James Longstreet and the lost cause / Jeffry D. Wert -- Continuous hammering and mere attrition: lost cause critics and the military reputation of Ulysses S. Grant / Brooks D. Simpson -- "Let the people see the old life as it was": LaSalle Corbell Pickett and the myth of the lost cause / Lesley J. Gordon -- The immortal Confederacy: another look at lost cause religion / Lloyd A. Hunter
Control code
43798387
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
v, 231 pages
Isbn
9780253338228
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
00036978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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