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Title:
Guerrillas, Unionists, and violence on the Confederate home front
Author:
Sutherland, Daniel E.
Publication Information:
Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 1999.
Physical Description:
viii, 250 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction: the desperate side of war / Daniel E. Sutherland -- Telling and retelling the legend of the "Free State of Jones" / Victoria E. Bynum -- "Shot for being bushwhackers": guerrilla war and extralegal violence in a north Georgia community, 1862-1865 / Jonathan D. Sarris -- "In time of war": Unionists hanged in Kinston, North Carolina, February 1864 / Lesley J. Gordon -- The politics of violence: Unionist pamphleteers in Virginia's inner Civil War / Jon L. Wakelyn -- The absence of violence: Confederates and Unionists in Culpepper County, Virginia / Daniel E. Sutherland -- Definitions of victory: east Tennessee Unionists in the Civil War and reconstruction / Noel C. Fisher -- A people's war: partisan conflict in Tennessee and Kentucky / B. Franklin Cooling -- The limits of dissent and loyalty in Texas / David Paul Smith -- "Out of stinking distance": the guerrilla war in Louisiana / Donald S. Frazier -- Bushwhackers, provosts, and tories: the guerrilla war in Arkansas / Robert R. Mackey -- Inside wars: the cultural crisis of warfare and the values of ordinary people / Michael Fellman.
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ISBN:
9781557285492

9781557285508
Format :
Book

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Central Library E487 .G84 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

In 11 essays, Civil War scholars throw light on war violence that happened far from the battlefields of the South, often between members of the same family or community. Among the topics are guerrilla war and extralegal violence in a north Georgia community, east Tennessee unionists during the war a


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