Class and race in the frontier Army : military life in the West, 1870-1890 / Kevin Adams.
By: Adams, Kevin.Material type: TextPublisher: Norman, Okla. : University of Oklahoma Press, c2009Description: xvi, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780806139814 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0806139811 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): West (U.S.) -- History, Military -- 19th century | Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) | United States. Army -- Military life -- History -- 19th century | Soldiers -- West (U.S.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century | African American soldiers -- West (U.S.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century | West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890 | West (U.S.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century | West (U.S.) -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century | Social status -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century | Racism -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th centuryDDC classification: 355.00978
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-264) and index.
The Gilded Age Army : men, money, and missions -- Ways of thinking : the mental worlds of officers -- Soldiers, servants, or slaves? : work in the frontier Army -- Worlds together, worlds apart : class and leisure culture -- Starvation and succulence : consumption in the Army -- Uncle Sam's gentlemen, Uncle Sam's slaves : class tensions in the Army -- "A promiscuous arrangement" : race and ethnicity in the frontier Army.