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  • The Myth of the Lost Cause and Civil War History

    Was the Confederacy doomed from the start in its struggle against the superior might of the Union? Did its forces fight heroically against all odds for the cause of states’ rights? In reality, these suggestions are an elaborate and intentional effort on the part of Southerners to rationalize the secession and the war itself. Unfortunately, skillful propagandists have been so successful in promoting this romanticized view that the Lost Cause has assumed a life of its own. Misrepresenting the war’s true origins and its actual course, the myth...

    • ASIN: 0253222664
    • Brand: Indiana University Press

  • Demon of the Lost Cause: Sherman and Civil War History (Shades of Blue and Gray)

     At the end of the Civil War, Union general William Tecumseh Sherman was surprisingly more popular in the newly defeated South than he was in the North. Yet, only thirty years later, his name was synonymous with evil and destruction in the South, particularly as the creator and enactor of the “total war” policy. In Demon of the Lost Cause, Wesley Moody examines these perplexing contradictions and how they and others function in past and present myths about Sherman.            Throughout this fascinating study of Sherman’s repu...

    • ASIN: 0826219454
    • Brand: Brand: University of Missouri

  • English Civil War: A History From Beginning to End

    English Civil WarIn 1642, King Charles I and the elected Parliament of England went to war over the future of the Stuart kingdom. Over the next nine years three Civil Wars would be fought, devastating the populations of England, Scotland and Ireland and claiming a death toll of an estimated 800,000 people, including King Charles I himself. Inside you will read about...✓ Reasons to go to War✓ The First English Civil War: Choose Your Side✓ The First English Civil War: The War Begins✓ The First English Civil War: The War Spreads✓ The F...

    • ASIN: B01M70PHTW

  • Why the North Won the Civil War

    In this classic exploration of the Confederacy’s defeat in the Civil War, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner David Herbert Donald and author of Lincoln assembles insightful and probing essays from six of America’s most distinguished historians.Focusing on the political, military, economic, social, and diplomatic reasons behind the Union victory, this collection presents the most complete picture of this key aspect of Civil War studies. In an essay new to this edition, Henry Steele Commager offers a historiographical overview of the collapse of ...

    • ASIN: 0684825066
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster

  • A Constitutional View of the Late War Between the States; Its Causes, Character, Conduct and Results. 2 Vols.

    Originally published: Philadelphia; National Publishing Co., [1868-1870]. 2 Vols. Illustrated. A Constitutional View is a sophisticated and well-argued defense of the doctrine of state sovereignty and the right of states to secede. The book "was a sensation in its day, evoking attacks by Northern and Southern champions of causes upon which it impinged.": Dictionary of American Biography IX:574....

    • ASIN: 1584778148

  • Noble Cause: A Civil War Love Story: Clean Romantic Military Fiction (Military Heroes Through History Book 1)

    #1 Amazon Kindle BestsellerOften compared to Gone with the Wind, Midwest Book Review called Noble Cause "a riveting piece of historical fiction."Winner of 5 national literary awardsThe Civil War novel Shades of Gray has a new happily-ever-after ending in this award-winning and Amazon bestselling novel called Noble Cause. Noble Cause is the recipient of the coveted John Esten Cooke Award for Southern Fiction and captured the title for Regional Fiction in the 2011 Next Generation Indie Award contest. It was also a Bronze winner in Foreword Magazi...

    • ASIN: B004UH8YC0

  • American Civil War [2 volumes]: Interpreting Conflict through Primary Documents

    By providing detailed analyses of Civil War primary sources, this book will help readers to understand the history of the bloodiest of all American conflicts.• Provides in-depth documentary coverage of all key aspects of the American Civil War, providing students with a foundation for understanding its continued significance to the United States• Features primary sources from the most significant battles and leaders of the conflict• Demonstrates the impact of the war upon civilians on both the home front and the battlefields where civilia...

    • ASIN: 1440856303

  • Spider-Woman: Shifting Gears Vol. 2: Civil War II

    Even though, she's a mom now, Jessica Drew is still kicking ass and taking names as SPIDER-WOMAN! This time, she's tangling with the baddest fi sh in the sea - TIGER SHARK! FUN TIGER SHARK FACT: Did you know Tiger Shark has the DNA of both Namor the Submariner AND a tiger shark? Think about that for a second.COLLECTING: SPIDER-WOMAN 8-12...

    • ASIN: 0785196234
    • Brand: imusti

  • Between Two Fires: American Indians in the Civil War

    A hidden chapter in the tragic saga of Native Americans reveals that several hundred thousand Indians were affected by the Civil War and that twenty thousand Indians enlisted on both sides in an attempt to gain legitimacy, autonomy, or simply land.

    • ASIN: 002914180X

  • American Heritage History of the Civil War

    Here is Pulitzer Prize-winning author Bruce Catton's unsurpassed account of the Civil War, one of the most moving chapters in American history. Introduced by Pulitzer Prize-winner James M. McPherson, the book vividly traces the epic struggle between the Blue and Gray, from the early division between the North and South to the final surrender of Confederate troops....

    • ASIN: B00KW0R3Z8

  • Destroying a Nation: The Civil War in Syria

    Following the Arab Spring, Syria descended into civil and sectarian conflict. It has since become a fractured warzone which operates as a breeding ground for new terrorist movements including ISIS as well as the root cause of the greatest refugee crisis in modern history. In this important book, former Special Envoy of the Netherlands to Syria, Nikolaos van Dam, explains the recent history of Syria, covering the growing disenchantment with the Asad regime, the chaos of civil war and the fractures which led to an immense amount of destruction in...

    • ASIN: 1784537977

  • A Savage War: A Military History of the Civil War

    The Civil War represented a momentous change in the character of war. It combined the projection of military might across a continent on a scale never before seen with an unprecedented mass mobilization of peoples. Yet despite the revolutionizing aspects of the Civil War, its leaders faced the same uncertainties and vagaries of chance that have vexed combatants since the days of Thucydides and the Peloponnesian War. A Savage War sheds critical new light on this defining chapter in military history.In a masterful narrative that propels readers f...

    • ASIN: 0691169403
    • Brand: Princeton University Press

  • Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory

    No historical event has left as deep an imprint on America's collective memory as the Civil War. In the war's aftermath, Americans had to embrace and cast off a traumatic past. David Blight explores the perilous path of remembering and forgetting, and reveals its tragic costs to race relations and America's national reunion.In 1865, confronted with a ravaged landscape and a torn America, the North and South began a slow and painful process of reconciliation. The ensuing decades witnessed the triumph of a culture of reunion, which downplayed sec...

    • ASIN: 0674008197
    • Brand: Belknap Press

  • Forgotten Places: Barcelona and the Spanish Civil War

    This is a guide to Barcelona in the Spanish Civil War, beginning in the 19th century with the conditions and movements which led to the social revolution of 1936, and ending with the fall of the city on 26 January 1939 when Franco's tanks drove down the Diagonal and set about destroying everything the Republic and the revolutionaries had built. Stories from the aftermath of the war, the exile and the Franco regime are also included. In addition with dealing with the more obvious issues such as anarchism, the Spanish Republic, Catalonia, George ...

    • ASIN: 1519531117

  • Loathing Lincoln: An American Tradition from the Civil War to the Present (Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War)

    While most Americans count Abraham Lincoln among the most beloved and admired former presidents, a dedicated minority has long viewed him not only as the worst president in the country's history, but also as a criminal who defied the Constitution and advanced federal power and the idea of racial equality. In Loathing Lincoln, historian John McKee Barr surveys the broad array of criticisms about Abraham Lincoln that emerged when he stepped onto the national stage, expanded during the Civil War, and continued to evolve after his death and into th...

    • ASIN: 0807153834

  • Royal Renegades : The Children of Charles I and the English Civil Wars

    Publishers Weekly called Katherine the Queen "Rich, perceptive, and creative." In Royal Renegades, Porter examines the turbulent lives of the children of Charles I and the English Civil Wars.The fact that the English Civil War

    • UPC: 56119728

  • Decisive Battles of the English Civil War - eBook

    In this stimulating and original investigation of the decisive battles ofthe English Civil War, Malcolm Wanklyn reassesses what actually happened on the battlefield and as a result sheds new light on the causes of the

    • UPC: 339190114

  • The Chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet, Vol. 2 of 2 : Containing an Account of the Cruel Civil Wars Between the Houses of Orleans and Burgundy; Of the Possession of Paris and Normandy by the English; Their Expulsion Thence; And of Other Memorable Event

    Excerpt from The Chronicles of Enguerrand De Monstrelet, Vol. 2 of 2: Containing an Account of the Cruel Civil Wars Between the Houses of Orleans and Burgundy; Of the Possession of Paris and Normandy by

    • UPC: 421174259

  • Two Lives During the English Civil War

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  • Behemoth: Discussing the English Civil War

    Behemoth: Discussing the English Civil

    • UPC: 606238596

  • Robert E. Lee, Patriot to the End : Making the Case That General Lee Purposely Lost the Civil War to Preserve the Union

    Robert E. Lee, Patriot to the End briefly summarizes the case for reading the historical record of the military service of General Robert E. Lee with fresh eyes. One can see, from that novel perspective,

    • UPC: 294777579

  • Soldiers of Parliament: the Creation and Formation of the New Model Army During the English Civil War-Cromwell's Army by C. H. Firth (Special Edition

    A special edition of an outstanding academic study Firth's 'Cromwell's Army' has long been recognised as an essential classic. It describes in detail the structure, formations, equipment and practices of the Parliamentarian Army as it

    • UPC: 699803816

  • The Language of War : Literature and Culture in the U.S. from the Civil War Through World War II

    Focusing on American literature from the Civil War, World War I, and World War II, Dawes develops two primary questions: How does the strategic violence of war affect literary, legal, and philosophical representations? And, in

    • UPC: 39124467

  • Lincoln's Secret Spy : The Civil War Case That Changed the Future of Espionage

    Traces the life of William Alvin Lloyd to determine if his story about being the recently assassinated president's personal spy in the South was truth or a

    • UPC: 43295679
    • Rating: 3.0

  • Oliver Cromwell at the Battle of Marston Moor 2 July 1644 during the First English Civil War PosterPrint

    Oliver Cromwell at the Battle of Marston Moor, 2 July 1644, during the First English Civil War. was reproduced on Premium Heavy Stock Paper which captures all of the vivid colors and details of the

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