Princeton University Library Catalog

The arts and culture of the American Civil War / edited by James A. Davis.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xvi, 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes:
"An Ashgate Book"--Cover.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-213) and index.
Contents:
"My thoughts are not here": the Civil War dance floor as multitemporal place / James A. Davis -- "But that's the old wound, you see": Ambrose Bierce's Civil War poetry / Michael W. Schaefer -- "Her bright smile haunts me still": imagining women in the Confederate minstrel shows on Johnson's Island, Ohio / Kirsten M. Schultz -- "Do let me preserve the unities": the stakes of metaphor in Civil War-era fiction / Rebecca Entel -- "One of the most beautiful villages that ever were seen": Civil War architecture / Megan Kate Nelson -- "Dearest sister, who will care for mother now?": epistolary songs of the Civil War northern home front / Sabra Statham -- "No partial picture": Peter F. Rothermel's The Battle of Gettysburg, Pickett's Charge / Barbaranne E. M. Liakos -- "You women folks has no business to be here anyhow": romancing the war and women in Civil War memories on stage / Bethany D. Holmstrom -- Afterword: artists and soldiers / John R. Neff.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781472454515 ((hardback))
  • 1472454510 ((hardback))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016022789
OCLC:
959921879
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