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A spouse to the Civil warfare and Reconstruction КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Blackwell Publishing LtdСерия: Blackwell partners to American HistoryАвтор(ы): Lacy okay. FordЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 2005Количество страниц: 531ISBN: 0–631–21551Формат: pdf (e-book)Размер: 1,93 mbA better half to the Civil warfare and Reconstruction is a unprecedented choice of 26 essays at the most crucial themes and issues of the yankee Civil warfare and Reconstruction. those unique essays by means of best students within the box are geared up into 3 components reflecting 3 significant classes of the warfare and its aftermath: »Sectional clash and the arriving of the Civil War,« »The Civil conflict and American Society,« and »Reconstruction and the recent Nation.« each one essay is an interpretive precis of the foremost literature within the box and locations the subject in its historic context. individuals comprise bibliographies and recommend destiny instructions for historiography. This better half offers a worthy advisor to Civil warfare and Reconstruction heritage. RAPIDили IFOLDER zero

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Foner, Eric (1970) Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men: The Ideology of the Republican Party before the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press. Foner, Eric (1988) Reconstruction: America’s Unfinished Revolution, 1863–1877. New York: Harper and Row. Fox-Genovese, Elizabeth (1988) Within the Plantation Household: Black and White Women of the Old South. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press. Gienapp, William E. (1987) The Origins of the Republican Party, 1852–1856. New York: Oxford University Press.

University of Illinois Press. Edwards, Laura F. (2000) Scarlett Doesn’t Live Here Anymore: Southern Women in the Civil War Era. : University of Illinois Press. Faust, Drew Gilpin (1996) Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press. Foner, Eric (1970) Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men: The Ideology of the Republican Party before the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press. Foner, Eric (1988) Reconstruction: America’s Unfinished Revolution, 1863–1877.

Students tend to regard the story of history as a steady march from darkness to daylight, but no simple hosanna to progress may be found here. Instead, as the years turned into decades, American politicians in the North and South sought to refasten the chains of slavery more often than they tried to sever the links. In 1789, it was difficult – although by no means impossible – to find a political theorist who defended American slavery as anything but a 26 douglas r. egerton necessary evil. But by 1833, and in some areas even before, white southern leaders were quite nearly unanimous in defending their peculiar institution as a positive good, and far too many northern statesmen were content to sit by and watch as this grim counter-revolution unfolded.

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