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The Civil War as Global Conflict : Transnational Meanings of the American Civil War

By: Gleeson, David T.
Contributor(s): Lewis, Simon.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.The Carolina Lowcountry and the Atlantic World: Publisher: Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (317 p.).ISBN: 9781611173260.Subject(s): United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Influence | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Political aspects | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspectsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Civil War as Global Conflict : Transnational Meanings of the American Civil WarDDC classification: 973.7 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Why Civil War? The Politics of Slavery in Comparative Perspective: The United States, Cuba, and Brazil; King Cotton, Emperor Slavery: Antebellum Slaveholders and the World Economy; "If it is still impossible . . . to advocate slavery. . . it has . . . become a habit persistently to write down freedom": Britain, the Civil War, and Race; "Two irreconcilable peoples"? Ethnic Nationalism in the Confederacy; Proving Their Loyalty to the Republic: English Immigrants and the American Civil War
"A new expression of that entente cordiale?" Russian-American Relations and the "Fleet Episode" of 1863The Rhine River: The Impact of the German States on Transatlantic Diplomacy; Lex Talionis in the U.S. Civil War: Retaliation and the Limits of Atrocity; Fulfilling "The president's duty to communicate": The Civil War and the Creation of the Foreign Relations of the United States Series; "They had heard of emancipation and the enfranchisement of their race": The African American Colonists of Samaná, Reconstruction, and the State of Santo Domingo
Nurse as Icon: Florence Nightingale's Impact on Women in the American Civil WarRace, Romance, and "The spectacle of unknowing" in Gone with the Wind: A South African Response; Coda: Roundtable on Memory; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y
Summary: A collection of essays highlighting the war not only as a North American conflict but as a global one.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Why Civil War? The Politics of Slavery in Comparative Perspective: The United States, Cuba, and Brazil; King Cotton, Emperor Slavery: Antebellum Slaveholders and the World Economy; "If it is still impossible . . . to advocate slavery. . . it has . . . become a habit persistently to write down freedom": Britain, the Civil War, and Race; "Two irreconcilable peoples"? Ethnic Nationalism in the Confederacy; Proving Their Loyalty to the Republic: English Immigrants and the American Civil War

"A new expression of that entente cordiale?" Russian-American Relations and the "Fleet Episode" of 1863The Rhine River: The Impact of the German States on Transatlantic Diplomacy; Lex Talionis in the U.S. Civil War: Retaliation and the Limits of Atrocity; Fulfilling "The president's duty to communicate": The Civil War and the Creation of the Foreign Relations of the United States Series; "They had heard of emancipation and the enfranchisement of their race": The African American Colonists of Samaná, Reconstruction, and the State of Santo Domingo

Nurse as Icon: Florence Nightingale's Impact on Women in the American Civil WarRace, Romance, and "The spectacle of unknowing" in Gone with the Wind: A South African Response; Coda: Roundtable on Memory; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y

A collection of essays highlighting the war not only as a North American conflict but as a global one.

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