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The Resource Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia, Ervin L. Jordan, Jr

Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia, Ervin L. Jordan, Jr

Label
Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia
Title
Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia
Statement of responsibility
Ervin L. Jordan, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Examines the conflicts between African Americans living in Virginia during the Civil War
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10126384
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Ervin L
Dewey number
973.74755
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Nation divided : new studies in Civil War history
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  • African Americans
  • Virginia
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia, Ervin L. Jordan, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389- 403) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Heritage of servitude: slave life and labor on the plantation -- The color of sweat: slave life and labor beyond the plantation -- Many thousands gone: runaways and contrabands -- Body and soul: health, education, and religion -- Yours until death: sex, marriage, and miscegenation -- A commonwealth of fear: wartime racism and race relations -- Unequal justice: slaves, free Blacks, and the law -- Grand and awful times: body servants at war -- Troublesome elites: free Blacks as minority survivalists -- Zealots of the wrong: Afro-Confederate loyalism --
  • Uncommon defenders: Confederate States colored troops as the great white hope -- Pledging allegiance: the coming of citizenship and the emancipation proclamation -- Freedom fighters: Black union soldiers and spies -- Babylon's fall: Afro-Virginians at the gates of freedom
Control code
261281
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xv, 447 pages
Isbn
9780813915449
Lccn
94016923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780813915449
  • (Sirsi) ABI-7862
Label
Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia, Ervin L. Jordan, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389- 403) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Heritage of servitude: slave life and labor on the plantation -- The color of sweat: slave life and labor beyond the plantation -- Many thousands gone: runaways and contrabands -- Body and soul: health, education, and religion -- Yours until death: sex, marriage, and miscegenation -- A commonwealth of fear: wartime racism and race relations -- Unequal justice: slaves, free Blacks, and the law -- Grand and awful times: body servants at war -- Troublesome elites: free Blacks as minority survivalists -- Zealots of the wrong: Afro-Confederate loyalism --
  • Uncommon defenders: Confederate States colored troops as the great white hope -- Pledging allegiance: the coming of citizenship and the emancipation proclamation -- Freedom fighters: Black union soldiers and spies -- Babylon's fall: Afro-Virginians at the gates of freedom
Control code
261281
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xv, 447 pages
Isbn
9780813915449
Lccn
94016923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780813915449
  • (Sirsi) ABI-7862

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