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Lt. Spalding in Civil War Louisiana : a union officer's humor, privilege, and ambition / Michael D. Pierson.

Author:
Pierson, Michael D. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xxi, 187 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-184) and index.
Contents:
Spalding's letter -- Promotion and self-promotion: Spalding and the Seventh New York State Militia -- Racial hierarchy: Spalding and Jim -- Masculinity: Spalding's Fourth of July -- Rank and insubordination: Spalding and the awkward court-martial -- Facing death: Spalding and the unfunny joke -- Spalding's premonition -- Conclusion: Spalding and the other letters.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Lieutenant Spalding in Civil War Louisiana
ISBN:
  • 9780807164396 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0807164399 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
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  • ((mobi))
LCCN:
2016027017
OCLC:
951854133
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