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The Resource The fall of the house of Dixie : the Civil War and the social revolution that transformed the South, Bruce Levine

The fall of the house of Dixie : the Civil War and the social revolution that transformed the South, Bruce Levine

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The fall of the house of Dixie : the Civil War and the social revolution that transformed the South
Title
The fall of the house of Dixie
Title remainder
the Civil War and the social revolution that transformed the South
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Levine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this major new history of the Civil War, Bruce Levine tells the riveting story of how that conflict upended the economic, political, and social life of the old South, utterly destroying the Confederacy and the society it represented and defended
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Levine, Bruce C.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Confederate States of America
  • Confederate States of America
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The fall of the house of Dixie : the Civil War and the social revolution that transformed the South, Bruce Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [377]-415) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house of Dixie -- Securing the mansion : the slaveholder revolt and its origins -- Early portents : the first phases of war -- Recognizing the "logic of events" : Union war policy evolves, 1861-1863 -- "The clouds are dark over us" : the convulsions of 1863 -- Bound for "a land they knew not" : after slavery, what? -- Cracks in the walls widen -- A ray of light shines briefly through the rafters -- Feeling the timbers shudder -- And the walls gave way : Richmond, Appomattox, and after -- Conclusion : "We should rejoice"
Control code
765486287
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 439 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400067039
Lccn
2011048310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
The fall of the house of Dixie : the Civil War and the social revolution that transformed the South, Bruce Levine
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [377]-415) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house of Dixie -- Securing the mansion : the slaveholder revolt and its origins -- Early portents : the first phases of war -- Recognizing the "logic of events" : Union war policy evolves, 1861-1863 -- "The clouds are dark over us" : the convulsions of 1863 -- Bound for "a land they knew not" : after slavery, what? -- Cracks in the walls widen -- A ray of light shines briefly through the rafters -- Feeling the timbers shudder -- And the walls gave way : Richmond, Appomattox, and after -- Conclusion : "We should rejoice"
Control code
765486287
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 439 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400067039
Lccn
2011048310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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