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Wars within a war : controversy and conflict over the American Civil War / edited by Joan Waugh & Gary W. Gallagher.

Contributor(s): Waugh, Joan | Gallagher, Gary W.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Civil War America: Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2009Description: xiii, 292 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780807832752 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807832758 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780807859438 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0807859435 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Influence | Social conflict -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Social conflict -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century | United States -- Social conditions -- To 1865 | United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918 | Confederate States of America -- Social conditions | Southern States -- Social conditions -- 19th century | War and society -- United States -- History -- 19th century | War and society -- Southern States -- History -- 19th centuryDDC classification: 973.7/1 LOC classification: E468.9 | .W29 2009Other classification: 15.85
Contents:
Joan Waugh & Gary W. Gallagher -- Women numerous and armed : gender and the politics of subsistence in the Civil War south / Stephanie McCurry -- Friend or foe : Treason and the second confiscation act / William Blair -- My enemies are crushed : McClellan and Lincoln / James M. McPherson -- Profile in leadership : Generalship and resistance in Robert E. Lee's first month in command of the army of Northern Virginia / Joseph T. Glatthaar -- In your hands that musket means liberty : African American soldiers and the battle of Olustee / J. Matthew Gallman -- With malice toward both : Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in caricature / Harold Holzer -- Walt Whitman's real wars / Stephen Cushman -- Hollywood has it both ways : the rise, fall, and reappearance of the lost cause in American film / Gary W. Gallagher -- Battle over the bodies : burying and reburying the Civil War dead, 1865-1871 / Drew Gilpin Faust -- Not a veteran in the poorhouse : Civil War pension and soldiers' homes / James Marten -- William T. Sherman in postwar Georgia's collective memory, 1864-1914 / Carol Reardon -- The nation's greatest hero should rest in the nation's greatest city / Joan Waugh.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / Joan Waugh & Gary W. Gallagher -- Women numerous and armed : gender and the politics of subsistence in the Civil War south / Stephanie McCurry -- Friend or foe : Treason and the second confiscation act / William Blair -- My enemies are crushed : McClellan and Lincoln / James M. McPherson -- Profile in leadership : Generalship and resistance in Robert E. Lee's first month in command of the army of Northern Virginia / Joseph T. Glatthaar -- In your hands that musket means liberty : African American soldiers and the battle of Olustee / J. Matthew Gallman -- With malice toward both : Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in caricature / Harold Holzer -- Walt Whitman's real wars / Stephen Cushman -- Hollywood has it both ways : the rise, fall, and reappearance of the lost cause in American film / Gary W. Gallagher -- Battle over the bodies : burying and reburying the Civil War dead, 1865-1871 / Drew Gilpin Faust -- Not a veteran in the poorhouse : Civil War pension and soldiers' homes / James Marten -- William T. Sherman in postwar Georgia's collective memory, 1864-1914 / Carol Reardon -- The nation's greatest hero should rest in the nation's greatest city / Joan Waugh.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Joan Waugh is professor of history at the University of California, Los Angeles, and coeditor of the award-winning The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture . Gary W. Gallagher is John L. Nau III Professor in the History of the American Civil War at the University of Virginia. He is the author of numerous books, including Causes Won, Lost, and Forgotten: How Hollywood and Popular Art Shape What We Know about the Civil War .

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