The Resource Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust

Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust

Label
Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War
Title
Mothers of invention
Title remainder
women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Drew Gilpin Faust
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study offers an insight into the lives of the women who belonged to the slaveholding families of the Confederacy during the American Civil War. It describes how they had to direct farms and plantations, provide for families and supervise increasingly restive slaves
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973.7/082
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E628
LC item number
.F35 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Fred W. Morrison series in Southern studies
Label
Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-312) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • We little knew: husbands and wives
  • ch. 6.
  • To be an old maid: single women, courtship, and desire
  • ch. 7.
  • Imaginary life: reading and writing
  • ch. 8.
  • Though thou slay us: women and religion
  • ch. 1.
  • What shall we do?: women confront the crisis
  • ch. 2.
  • World of femininity: changed households and changing lives
  • ch. 3.
  • Enemies in our households: confederate women and slavery
  • ch. 4.
  • We must go to work, too
  • ch. 9.
  • To relieve my bottled wrath: Confederate women and Yankee men
  • ch. ch. 10.
  • If I were once released: the garb of gender
  • ch. 11.
  • Sick and tired of this horrid war: patriotism, sacrifice, and self-interest
Control code
ocm54357331
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 326 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807822555
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35565846
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)54357331
  • pebcs0807822558
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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