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North Carolina Civil War Monuments An Illustrated History

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ISBN-10: 0786468564

ISBN-13: 9780786468560

Edition: 2013

Authors: Douglas J. Butler

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Through much of recorded history, monuments of stone and metal have honored victorious armies and successful leaders. Following the American Civil War this commemorative tradition expanded to include soldiers of the defeated Confederacy. By the early twentieth century, memorials to the Southern dead and surviving veterans were regional icons, and men of the Confederate army ranked among history's most commemorated troops. This illustrated history details one state's commemorative response to a war in which more than 30,000 of its soldiers died in military service: 101 Confederate monuments--and eight Union memorials, including one honoring African American troops--were dedicated across the…    
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 5/21/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.54" tall
Weight: 1.078
Language: English

Early Commemoration, 1865-1895
Gathering the Fallen
New Ground
A Capital Celebration
Evolving Commemoration, 1896-1918
"To the Confederate Soldier"
Monumental Day
The Daughters
Dedication Day
Soldier Statues
Monument Companies
Poetry and Prose
Women of the Confederacy
Across the Chasm
Expanding Commemoration, 1919-1961
New Expressions
Hard Times
The Centennial Nears
North Carolina Confederate Monuments
North Carolina Union Monuments
Chapter Notes