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The Other Civil War

American Women in the Nineteenth Century
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Hill and Wang
Women"s Studies - History, United States - 19th Century, History - General History, History: American, Women, Social Science / Women"s Studies, History, 19th century, Feminism, United S
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ISBN 100809016222
ISBN 139780809016228

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Drawn from his New York Times bestseller A People's History of the United States, this set of essays recounts the history of American labor, free and not free, in the years leading up to and during the Civil War. The Other Civil War book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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Now Foote reveals the deeper human truth behind the battles and speeches through the fiction he /5(17). I am still in search of a book that gives both perspectives, unbiasedly. Right now, The Myth of the Civil War: Why the South Fought the Civil War and Why the North Won by Edward H.

Bonekemper III (wish I could italicize the book title) is a book worth reading. Perpetuating this revisionist history, Mr.

Scruggs, is /5(62). The American Civil War (–) was a civil war in the United States of America. Eleven Southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America, also known as "the Confederacy". The Other Civil War presents--and represents--American women's efforts throughout the 19th century to gain full rights and participation.

As an interpretive survey, it lacks both the conviction and detail of Harvard historian Clinton's earlier study, The Plantation Mistress ().Author: Catherine Clinton.

Bruce Catton. THE CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR,3 vols. A fast-paced chronicle of the fighting on the battlefield and the infighting in the political capitals of Washington and Richmond. LINCOLN’S ARMY, ; GLORY ROAD. How the South Won the Civil War: Oligarchy. How the South Won the Civil War: Oligarchy.

How the South Won the Civil War: Oligarchy. Crazy Horse and Custer: The Parallel Lives of. Team of. The period before and after the Civil War is filled with politics, elections, slavery, and the race question.

Even where specialized books on the Jacksonian period deal with labor and economic issues they center on the presidency, and thus perpetuate the traditional.

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The Little Regiment, and other stories of the American Civil War. by Crane, Stephen, texts. Civil War Books. 1, K. The kidnapping of President Lincoln and other war detective stories. by Harris, Joel Chandler, texts. Strikes continued during the Civil War, when the price of food rose considerably.

Byaboutworkers belonged to a trade union. Many union workers opposed the Civil War, and went on strike to protest it—they couldn’t see the purpose of fighting for black slaves when they themselves worked in slave-like conditions.

by multiple authors includes books Brother Against Brother: The War Begins, First Blood (Civil War), The Blockade: Runners and Raiders (Civil War), and several more.

See the complete The Civil War series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. The Other Civil War offers historian and activist Howard Zinn's view of the social and civil background of the American Civil War—a view that is rarely provided in standard historical texts.

Drawn from his New York Times bestseller A People's History of the United States, this set of essays recounts the history of American labor, free and not free, in the years leading up to and during the Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

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Many who fought thought they'd be able to protect their lands, instead, federal Indian policy became more perverse during the war, eventually leading to Westward expansion and the devastation of. Five Books to Make You Less Stupid About the Civil War 29th Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, U.S.

Colored Troops in formation near Beaufort, South Carolina, Library of CongressAuthor: Ta-Nehisi Coates. All Other Nights is a Civil War story of espionage and counter-espionage in which the main characters--the spies (and their families)--are Jews.

Judah Benjamin, the Confederate Secretary of State, also makes an appearance. The novel begins with the nineteen-years-old protagonist, Jacob Rappaport, running away and joining the Union army after his father tries to force an arranged /5. "Civil War" is a – Marvel Comics crossover storyline consisting of a seven-issue limited series of the same name written by Mark Millar and penciled by Steve McNiven, and various other tie-in books published by Marvel at the character(s): Iron Man, Captain America, Spider.

White Mane titles were once a staple of Civil War sections in bookstores, and it wasn't uncommon to see a copy of Ross's Civil War Acoustic Shadows ().

I never did read that one, or his other book Trial by Fire: Science, Technology and the Civil War (), but it's always nice to see an author return to the fold after a long break.

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Major General Joseph Wheeler was one of the most remarkable Confederate cavalry commanders in the west. John "the Gallant" Pelham earned the nickname for his bravery during the Battle of : The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from tofought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the Confederacy).

The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black : Ap – April 9, (3 years, days). The Civil War brought death to more Americans than did any other war, including World War II. Photographs by Mathew B. Brady and others reveal some of the horror behind the statistics.

The war cost untold billions and nourished rather than canceled.

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The Washington Post also gave the book a good review, describing it as a “powerful account of ‘the real war,'” and stated that it does a great job of dispelling “the romantic claptrap that still envelops a war that took as many American lives,as all other wars from the Revolution to Korea combined.” and “convincingly.The reason this book stops at Waterloo and mentions nothing of the Civil War, or the World Wars, is that it was written in It’s a unique historical document that gives greater influence to our classical past.

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