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The tangled web of the Civil War and Reconstruction : readings and writings from a novelist's perspective / David Madden.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: "The vibration ripples to the remotest perimeter" -- Part I. Essays -- For the new millennium, new perspectives on the Civil War and Reconstruction -- Fletcher Pratt's A short history of the Civil War: ordeal by fire -- On James McPherson's for cause and comrades: why men fought in the Civil War -- Classics of Civil War fiction -- William Faulkner's Absalom, Absalom!: Quentin! Listen! -- Rediscovering a major Civil War novel: Joseph Stanley Pennell's The history of Rome Hanks and Willis Kindred Matters -- The innocent stare at the Civil War: Madison Jones's Nashville 1863, the dying of the light -- O. Henry's Civil War surprises -- The last American epic: the Civil War novels of father and son, Michael and Jeff Shaara -- The simultaneous burning of nine bridges in East Tennessee -- Lincoln's Second Gettysburg Address -- The sinking of the Sultana: a meditation on loss and forgetfulness -- Part II. Fictional meditations on the Civil War -- Willis Carr, sharpshooter, at Bleak House, Knoxville -- Willis Carr meditates on the act of sketching: hair trigger pencil lines -- Willis Carr, sharpshooter, meditates on photographs -- A fever of dying: Henrietta Ramsey Lenoir and General William Price Sanders -- The incendiary at the forks of the river -- Fragments found on the field: Parson Brownlow and Dr. James Gettys Ramsey.
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Print version record.
Subject: United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Literature and the war.
Interdisciplinary approach to knowledge.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / General.
Genre: Electronic books.

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