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The Civil War--the South

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Published by Greenhaven Press in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Confederate States of America,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Confederate States of America -- History.,
    • Confederate States of America -- Social conditions.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-248) and index.

      StatementThomas Streissguth, book editor.
      GenrePersonal narratives, Confederate.
      SeriesHistory firsthand
      ContributionsStreissguth, Thomas, 1958-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE487 .C57 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p. :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6791874M
      ISBN 100737704098, 073770408X
      LC Control Number00056047

        How the South Could Have Won the Civil War shows why there is nothing inevitable about military victory, even for a state with overwhelming strength. Alexander provides a startling account of how a relatively small number of tactical and strategic mistakes cost the South the war—and changed the course of : The Crown Publishing Group. Make Offer - Lot Of 6 Civil War Books Hard Cover Soft Cover General Lee Sherman Grant Catton BATTLES AND LEADERS OF THE CIVIL WAR Vol. .

        The book should be read not only by Civil War buffs and students of the American West, but by anyone who wishes to gain a deeper appreciation of American history . Before the war, the South’s economy had been based almost strictly on agriculture, mainly cotton, tobacco, and sugar, and all these industries suffered, especially cotton. Southern cotton production in was half what it was in The education system in the South had virtually disappeared, along with the old plantation system.

      Newcomers to the South often remark that southerners, at least white southerners, are still fighting the Civil War — a strange preoccupation considering that the war formally ended more than one hundred and thirty-five years ago and fewer than a third of southerners today can claim an ancestor who actually fought in the conflict.   Books of The Times; General Lee's Horse Discusses the Civil War in ''Traveller,'' he attempts to give us a chronicle of the Civil War as seen from the point of view of Traveller, Gen. Robert E.


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In the book, you’ll learn why some blacks fought for the South during the Civil War, how DNA testing is helping uncover The Civil War--the South book information about the past, and the black experience in the Southern states leading up to our nation’s deadliest war.

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The main focus of this book is the plight of the Confederacy and the Confederate soldier. It reiterates the effects of the Union blockade on the Southern economy and the trickle-down hardships it created for the women and children left behind as well as the slaves /5(2). MacKinlay Kantor, Pulitzer Price-winning author and master storyteller, shows us how the South could have won the Civil War: how two small shifts in history (as we know it) in the summer of could have turned the tide for the Confederacy.

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