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New Perspectives on the Civil War Myths and Realities of the National Conflict

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ISBN-10: 0742521206

ISBN-13: 9780742521209

Edition: N/A

Authors: John Y. Simon, Michael E. Stevens, Gary W. Gallagher, Joseph T. Glatthaar, Ervin L. Jordan

List price: $38.00
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Description:

Issues raised by the Civil War, including its causes and consequences, reverberate through contemporary society. Family and community connections with the war exist everywhere, as do battlefields, memorials, and other physical reminders of the conflict. Here, leading Civil War scholars gather to sort out the fact and fiction of our collective memories.
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Book details

List price: $38.00
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/17/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.594

Gary W Gallagher is a civil war historian with a special interest in the military aspects of the war. He is the author or co-author of several books including Lee and His Generals in War and Memory and The Confederate War. He has also served as President of the Association of Preservation of Civil War sites. He is a professor of history at the University of Virginia.

Joseph T. Glatthaar is Stephenson Distinguished Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Natalio naci� en Caracas, Venezuela, en donde residi� hasta los 17 a�os. Seguidamente vivi� por 5 a�os en Haifa, Israel, en donde estudi� Ingenier�a El�ctrica. De ah� se mudo a Delft, Holanda, en donde realiz� una maestr�a en la misma �rea. Actualmente vive en Pijnacker con su esposa y tres hijos. En el 2002 Natalio pas� de �vido lector a escritor de cuentos para ni�os, lo que combina con su trabajo de dise�o de programas de computaci�n.Email: nataliosimon@yahoo.com

Introduction
"Civilized Belligerents": Abraham Lincoln and the Idea of "Total War"
Considering Lee Considered: Robert E. Lee and the Lost Cause
Forging a Commander: Ulysses S. Grant Enters the Civil War
Stonewall Jackson: A "Pious, Blue-Eyed Killer?"
From Antebellum Unionist to Lost Cause Warrior: The Personal Journey of Jubal A. Early
The Common Soldier of the Civil War
Mirrors byond Memories: Afro-Virginians and the Civil War
Contributors
Index