1. Creator/Author:
  2. McPherson, James M. (17)

Writing the Civil War : the quest to understand /

Authors:
McPherson, James M., Cooper, William J.
Other Authors:
McPherson, James M.
Item ID:
MQ23390
Publisher:
Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c1998.
ISBN:
1570032599
Call Number:
E468.5 .W75 1998 1
Physical Description:
356 p. ; 24 cm.
Topic:
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Historiography.
Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.; Introduction / James M. McPherson and William J. Cooper, Jr. -- Blueprint for victory: Northern strategy and military policy / Gary W. Gallagher -- Rebellion and conventional warfare: Confederate strategy and military policy / Emory M. Thomas -- Battlefield tactics / Joseph Glatthaar -- "Not the general but the soldier": the study of Civil War soldiers / Reid Mitchell -- Abraham Lincoln vs. Jefferson Davis: comparing presidential leadership in the Civil War / Mark Neely, Jr. -- An elusive synthesis: Northern politics during the Civil War / Michael F. Holt -- Beyond state rights: the shadowy world of Confederate politics / George Rable -- Constitutional crisis / Michael Les Benedict -- What did the winners win? the social and economic history of the North during the Civil War / Phillip Shaw Paludan -- Behind the lines: Confederate economy and society / James L. Roark -- "Ours as well as that of the men": women and gender in the Civil War / Drew Gilpin Faust -- Slavery and freedom in the Civil War South / Peter Kolchin -- Index.
OCLC Number:
16893
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets