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Race, war, and remembrance in the Appalachian South / John C. Inscoe.

Author/Creator:
Inscoe, John C., 1951-
Publication:
Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2008.
Format/Description:
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xv, 395 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Appalachian Region, Southern -- History -- 19th century.
Mountain life -- Appalachian Region, Southern -- History -- 19th century.
Community life -- Appalachian Region, Southern -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
Appalachian Region, Southern -- History, Military -- 19th century.
Guerrilla warfare -- Appalachian Region, Southern -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements.
Appalachian Region, Southern -- In literature.
Appalachian Region, Southern -- In motion pictures.
Contents:
Race and racism in nineteenth-century Appalachia : myths, realities, and ambiguities
Between bondage and freedom : confronting the variables of Appalachian slavery and slaveholding
Olmsted in Appalachia : a Connecticut Yankee encounters slavery in the southern highlands, 1854
Mountain masters as Confederate opportunists : the slave trade in western North Carolina, 1861-1865
The secession crisis and regional self-image : the contrasting cases of western North Carolina and east Tennessee
Highland households divided : familial deceptions, diversions, and divisions in southern Appalachia's inner civil war / with Gordon B. McKinney
Coping in Confederate Appalachia : portrait of a mountain woman and her community at war
"Moving through deserter country" : fugitive accounts of southern Appalachia's inner civil war
"Talking heroines" : elite mountain women as chroniclers of Stoneman's Raid, April 1865
The racial "innocence" of Appalachia : William Faulkner and the mountain South
A fugitive slave in frontier Appalachia : the journey of August King on film
"A northern wedge thrust into the heart of the Confederacy" : explaining Civil War loyalties in the age of Appalachian discovery, 1900-1921
Unionists in the attic : the Shelton Laurel Massacre dramatized
Appalachian Odysseus : love, war, and best-sellerdom in the Blue Ridge
Guerrilla war and remembrance : reconstructing a father's murder and a community's civil war
Race and remembrance in West Virginia : John Henry for a postmodernist age
In defense of Appalachia on film : Hollywood, history, and the highland South.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Lachs-Adler Family Endowed Fund for Collection Development.
Contributor:
Lachs-Adler Family Endowed Fund for Collection Development.
ISBN:
9780813124995 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813124999 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
213840200