Imagen del editor

The Civil War in Georgia: A New Georgia Encyclopedia Companion

Inscoe, John C.

Editorial: Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2011
ISBN 10: 082034138X / ISBN 13: 9780820341385
Usado / Hardcover / Cantidad: 1
Librería: Writers Den (Ottawa, ON, Canada)
Disponible en otras librerías
Ver todos  los ejemplares de este libro
Añadir al carrito
Precio: EUR 67,36
Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 8,37
De Canada a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Guardar para más tarde

Sobre el libro

Detalles bibliográficos


Título: The Civil War in Georgia: A New Georgia ...

Editorial: Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press

Año de publicación: 2011

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro: As New

Descripción:

8vo, cloth, xii,305p, ill., maps, bibl. and index. A project of the New Georgia Encyclopedia; published in assn w/The Georgia Humanities Council and The University System of Georgia/GALILEO. Fine, like new. N° de ref. de la librería ABE-12068370454

Sobre este título:

Valoración del libro brindada por GoodReads:
4 valoración promedio
(7 valoraciones)

Sinopsis:

Georgians, like all Americans, experienced the Civil War in a variety of ways. Through selected articles drawn from the New Georgia Encyclopedia (www.georgiaencyclopedia.org), this collection chronicles the diversity of Georgia?s Civil War experience and reflects the most current scholarship in terms of how the Civil War has come to be studied, documented, and analyzed.

The Atlanta campaign and Sherman?s March to the Sea changed the course of the war in 1864, in terms both of the upheaval and destruction inflicted on the state and the life span of the Confederacy. While the dramatic events of 1864 are fully documented, this companion gives equal coverage to the many other aspects of the war?naval encounters and guerrilla war­fare, prisons and hospitals, factories and plantations, politics and policies? all of which provided critical support to the Confederacy?s war effort. The book also explores home-front conditions in depth, with an emphasis on emancipation, dissent, Unionism, and the experience and activity of African Americans and women.

Historians today are far more conscious of how memory?as public commemoration, individual reminiscence, historic preservation, and literary and cinematic depictions?has shaped the war?s multiple meanings. Nowhere is this legacy more varied or more pronounced than in Georgia, and a substantial part of this companion explores the many ways in which Georgians have interpreted the war experience for themselves and others over the past 150 years. At the outset of the sesquicentennial these new historical perspectives allow us to appreciate the Civil War as a complex and multifaceted experience for Georgians and for all southerners.

A Project of the New Georgia Encyclopedia; Published in Association with the Georgia Humanities Council and the University System of Georgia/GALILEO.

Biografía del autor:

John C. Inscoe is Albert B. Saye Professor of History and University Professor at the University of Georgia. His nine books include Writing the South through the Self: Explorations in Southern Autobiography and Enemies of the Country: New Perspectives on Unionists in the Civil War South (both Georgia). Inscoe is the editor of the New Georgia Encyclopedia and secretary-treasurer of the Southern Historical Association.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Librería y condiciones de venta

Opciones de pago

Esta librería acepta las siguientes opciones de pago:

  • American Express
  • Carte Bleue
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

[Buscar en el catálogo de esta librería]

[Todos los libros de esta librería]

[Hacer una pregunta a la librería]

Librería: Writers Den
Dirección: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 8 de agosto de 2011
Valoración librería: Valoración 5 estrellas

Condiciones de venta:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's
described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're
dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived,
you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the
estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind
about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask
bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll
respond within 2 business days.

Representative: Dean Bejermi,
Email: writersabe@gmail.com


Condiciones de envío:

Descripción de la librería: Academic -Out -of -Print - Collectible