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Beyond the Civil War Synthesis

Political Essays of the Civil War Era (Contributions in American History)

by Robert P. Swierenga

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history,,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Politics and government,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States,
  • History: American,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877),
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • Historiography,
  • 1861-1865,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8207220M
    ISBN 100837179602
    ISBN 109780837179605
    OCLC/WorldCa1659494

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      The title could mislead some people, for this book goes far beyond being just another collection of essays on the English Civil War, or whatever these days we choose to call the series of convulsions that distracted the three Stuart kingdoms for twenty : Geoffrey Smith. Harriet Tubman: Slave, freedom fighter, crusader for women's rights, civil war nurse This strongly anti-Confederate satire is a fantastical vision of the Union defeat of the secessionist movement. A hideous monster representing secession emerges from the water at left.

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