The Resource The long shadow of the Civil War : southern dissent and its legacies, Victoria E. Bynum

The long shadow of the Civil War : southern dissent and its legacies, Victoria E. Bynum

Label
The long shadow of the Civil War : southern dissent and its legacies
Title
The long shadow of the Civil War
Title remainder
southern dissent and its legacies
Statement of responsibility
Victoria E. Bynum
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bynum relates uncommon narratives about common Southern folks who fought not with the Confederacy, but against it. Focusing on regions in three Southern states--North Carolina, Mississippi, and Texas--Bynum introduces Unionist supporters, guerrilla soldiers, defiant women, socialists, populists, free blacks, and large interracial kin groups that belie stereotypes of the South and of Southerners as uniformly supportive of the Confederate cause. Centered on the concepts of place, family, and community, Bynum's insightful and carefully documented work effectively counters the idea of a unified So
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973.7/1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F215
LC item number
.B956 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The long shadow of the Civil War : southern dissent and its legacies, Victoria E. Bynum
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-205) 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
Introduction : kinship, community, and place in the old and the new South -- Guerrilla wars : plain folk resistance to the Confederacy -- Occupied at home : women confront Confederate forces in North Carolina's Quaker belt -- Disordered communities : freedpeople, poor Whites, and "mixed blood" families in Reconstruction North Carolina -- Fighting a losing battle : Newt Knight versus the U.S. Court of Claims, 1870-1900 -- Civil War Unionists as new South radicals : Mississippi and Texas, 1865-1920 -- Negotiating boundaries of race and gender in Jim Crow Mississippi : the women of the Knight family -- Epilogue : fathers and sons
Control code
ocn608693586
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 221 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807898215
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt622fd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32240739
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)608693586
  • pebcs080789821X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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