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The Resource Confederates in the attic : dispatches from the unfinished Civil War, Tony Horwitz

Confederates in the attic : dispatches from the unfinished Civil War, Tony Horwitz

Label
Confederates in the attic : dispatches from the unfinished Civil War
Title
Confederates in the attic
Title remainder
dispatches from the unfinished Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Tony Horwitz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After years of filing dispatches from foreign war zones, Tony Horwitz comes home to the Blue Ridge Mountains only to be awakened by the crackle of musket fire
Member of
Summary
A journalist leads readers on a journey through the Old South, tangling with the forces of white rage, rebel grit, and regional pride in places where the Civil War is more than a memory
Tone
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Biography type
contains biographical information
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157192
Cataloging source
UTT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horwitz, Tony
Dewey number
973.7
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E468.9
LC item number
.H78 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Vintage departures
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  • Horwitz, Tony
  • United States
  • Horwitz, Tony
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Travel
  • Southern States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
dispatches from the unfinished Civil War
Label
Confederates in the attic : dispatches from the unfinished Civil War, Tony Horwitz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Pantheon Books, ©1998
  • Includes 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
Confederates in the attic -- North Carolina : cats of the Confederacy -- South Carolina : in the better half of the world -- South Carolina : shades of gray -- Kentucky : dying for Dixie -- Virginia : a farb of the heart -- Tennessee : at the Foote of the master -- Tennessee : the ghost marks of Shiloh -- Mississippi : the minié ball pregnancy -- Virginia and beyond : the Civil Wargasm -- Georgia : gone with the window -- Georgia : still prisoners of the war -- Alabama : only living Confederate widow tells some -- Alabama : I had a dream -- Strike the tent
Control code
ocm40992734
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Departures ed.
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780679758334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40992734
Label
Confederates in the attic : dispatches from the unfinished Civil War, Tony Horwitz
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Pantheon Books, ©1998
  • Includes 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
Confederates in the attic -- North Carolina : cats of the Confederacy -- South Carolina : in the better half of the world -- South Carolina : shades of gray -- Kentucky : dying for Dixie -- Virginia : a farb of the heart -- Tennessee : at the Foote of the master -- Tennessee : the ghost marks of Shiloh -- Mississippi : the minié ball pregnancy -- Virginia and beyond : the Civil Wargasm -- Georgia : gone with the window -- Georgia : still prisoners of the war -- Alabama : only living Confederate widow tells some -- Alabama : I had a dream -- Strike the tent
Control code
ocm40992734
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Departures ed.
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780679758334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40992734

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