The Resource Civil war stories: : a 150th anniversary collection, the Washington Post, (electronic resource)

Civil war stories: : a 150th anniversary collection, the Washington Post, (electronic resource)

Label
Civil war stories: : a 150th anniversary collection
Title
Civil war stories:
Title remainder
a 150th anniversary collection
Statement of responsibility
the Washington Post
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Stories from - and about - a nation divided. At the Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post, the Civil War has held an enduring fascination for both readers and writers. Raging from 1861-1865, the Battle Between the States has left a lasting imprint on the United States' collective psyche for 150 years. CIVIL WAR STORIES: A 105th ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION aggregates historical data with contemporary reflections, as journalists and historians put the bloody war into context: - A timeline of Lincoln's candidacy - and what may have happened if he had lost the election - An ode to West Virginia, which abandoned Virginia rather than secede from the Union - The obstacles faced by emancipated slaves - Women in the federal workforce - and disguised as men on the battlefields - The modern anti-slavery crusade of Frederick Douglass' great-great-great-grandson Personal stories of tragedy and triumph still resonate today. From biographical histories to examinations of the war's legacies, Civil War Stories: A 150th Anniversary Collection is a unique compilation of stories of when our nation was divided. Stories from - and about - a nation divided
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
973.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Target audience
adult
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Civil war stories: : a 150th anniversary collection, the Washington Post, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11579811
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Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11579811
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Label
Civil war stories: : a 150th anniversary collection, the Washington Post, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11579811
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11579811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11579811
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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