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Warriors into workers : the Civil War and the formation of urban-industrial society in a northern city / Russell L. Johnson.

Author/Creator:
Johnson, Russell L. (Russell Lee), 1960-
Publication:
New York : Fordham University Press, 2003.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 388 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
The North's Civil War, 1089-8719 ; no. 24
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Subjects:
Dubuque (Iowa) -- History, Military -- 19th century.
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
Industrialization -- Iowa -- Dubuque -- History -- 19th century.
Soldiers -- Iowa -- Dubuque -- History -- 19th century.
Iowa -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
Iowa -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Economic aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Economic aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Influence.
Contents:
The key city : Dubuque before the Civil War
"Volunteer while you may" : mobilization for the war
Independent soldiers and soldier-sons : the social origins of enlistees
"The boys all stood to the work manfully" : the army as an industrial workplace
Ten thousand men in shebangs : the army as an urban working-class environment
"A duty of the hour" : the home front in Dubuque
The Civil War generation : military service and social mobility
Conclusion : Hawkeyes in blue.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-377) and index.
ISBN:
0823222691 (hard cover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
52423984