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Virginia's Private War Feeding Body and Soul in the Confederacy, 1861-1865

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ISBN-10: 0195140478

ISBN-13: 9780195140477

Edition: 2000

Authors: William Blair

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This text provides a study of the home front in the Confederacy and a contribution to the understanding of the Confederate defeat. Arguing that the state of Virginia waged and witnessed a rich man's fight, it gives a detailed picture of the conflict.
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Book details

List price: $41.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/21/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 216
Size: 7.99" wide x 5.31" long x 0.71" tall
Weight: 0.616
Language: English

William Blair is associate professor of history and director of the Richards Civil War Era Center at the Pennsylvania State University. He is author of ###Virginia's Private War: Feeding Body and Soul in the Confederacy# and editor of the journal ###Civil War History.#

Introduction 1. A Slave Society Goes to War 2. Problems of Labor and Order, April 1861-April 1862 3. A Growing Sense of Injustice, April 1862-April 1863 4. Toward a Rich Man's Fight, April 1863-April 1864 5. Between Privation's Devil and the Union's Blue Sea, March 1864-April 1865 6. The Problem of Confederate Identity Notes Bibliography