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The Resource Confederate rage, Yankee wrath : no quarter in the Civil War, George S. Burkhardt

Confederate rage, Yankee wrath : no quarter in the Civil War, George S. Burkhardt

Label
Confederate rage, Yankee wrath : no quarter in the Civil War
Title
Confederate rage, Yankee wrath
Title remainder
no quarter in the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
George S. Burkhardt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This provocative study proves the existence of a de facto Confederate policy of giving no quarter to captured black combatants during the Civil War-killing them instead of treating them as prisoners of war. Rather than looking at the massacres as a series of discrete and random events, this work examines each as part of a ruthless but standard practice. Author George S. Burkhardt details a fascinating case that the Confederates followed a consistent pattern of murder against the black soldiers who served in Northern armies after Lincoln's 1863 Emancipation Proclamation. He s
Action
digitized
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1927-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burkhardt, George S.
Dewey number
973.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Murder
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Confederate rage, Yankee wrath : no quarter in the Civil War, George S. Burkhardt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Paperback edition 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-329) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Emancipation and Black soldiers -- The southern perspective -- First encounters -- Milliken's Bend -- Fort Wagner -- Olustee -- The Yazoo to Suffolk -- Fort Pillow -- The Camden expedition -- The Plymouth pogrom -- Brice's Cross Roads -- The Petersburg Mine -- Mercy and murder -- Saltville -- Murder in the east -- Murder in the west -- Mobile and Selma
Control code
ocn861536342
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (386 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809389544
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861536342
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Confederate rage, Yankee wrath : no quarter in the Civil War, George S. Burkhardt
Publication
Copyright
Note
Paperback edition 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-329) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Emancipation and Black soldiers -- The southern perspective -- First encounters -- Milliken's Bend -- Fort Wagner -- Olustee -- The Yazoo to Suffolk -- Fort Pillow -- The Camden expedition -- The Plymouth pogrom -- Brice's Cross Roads -- The Petersburg Mine -- Mercy and murder -- Saltville -- Murder in the east -- Murder in the west -- Mobile and Selma
Control code
ocn861536342
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (386 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809389544
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861536342
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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