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Sealed with Blood : War, Sacrifice, and Memory in Revolutionary America.

Author/Creator:
Purcell, Sarah J.
Publication:
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (289 pages)
Series:
Early American Studies
Early American Studies
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Subjects:
Memory -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Memory -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
National characteristics, American.
Nationalism -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Nationalism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
"An exemplary study of public memory because of its wide vision, its attentiveness to context, and its careful delineation of change over time."--David Waldstreicher, author of In the Midst of Perpetual Fetes: The Making of American Nationalism, 1776-1820.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
Introduction: Public Memory and the Revolutionary War
1 "Blood-Bought Fame": National Identity and Commemoration During the Revolutionary War, 1775-1781
2 "Gratitude Shall Be Written on Our Hearts": The Nation and Military Gratitude, 1781-1789
3 "Republican Emblems" and "Popular Devices": Heroes and Their Audiences in an Age of Party Conflict, 1790-1800
4 National Crisis and Destabilized Memory, 1801-1819
5 The Return of Lafayette: Memory and the National Future, 1820-1825
Afterword
Notes
Index
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Acknowledgments.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Purcell, Sarah J. Sealed with Blood
ISBN:
9780812203028
9780812221091
OCLC:
802050319