Defining Duty in the Civil War

Defining Duty in the Civil War

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The Civil War thrust Americans onto unfamiliar terrain, as two competing societies mobilized for four years of bloody conflict. Concerned Northerners turned to the print media for guidance on how to be good citizens in a war that hit close to home but was fought hundreds of miles away. They read novels, short stories, poems, songs, editorials, and newspaper stories. They laughed at cartoons and satirical essays. Their spirits were stirred in response to recruiting… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press (May 25, 2015)

Collection: Civil War America

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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