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The Resource The rivers ran backward : the Civil War and the remaking of the American middle border, Christopher Phillips

The rivers ran backward : the Civil War and the remaking of the American middle border, Christopher Phillips

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The rivers ran backward : the Civil War and the remaking of the American middle border
Title
The rivers ran backward
Title remainder
the Civil War and the remaking of the American middle border
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Phillips
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work argues that historians have largely ignored the West's centrality to perhaps the Civil War's most lasting outcome: the rise of regionalism as a force in postwar domestic politics
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1959 November 1-
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Phillips, Christopher
Dewey number
973.7/1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Border States (U.S. Civil War)
  • Middle West
  • United States
  • Regionalism
  • Regionalism
  • Group identity
  • Group identity
Label
The rivers ran backward : the Civil War and the remaking of the American middle border, Christopher Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: white salt, black servitude -- White flows the river: freedom and unfreedom in the early national west -- Babel: changed persistence on slavery's borderland -- The ten year war: sectional politics in a dividing region -- No north, no south, no east, no west: the fiction of the wartime middle ground -- Netherworld of war: civilians, soldiers, and the dominion of war -- Bitter harvest: emancipation and the politics of loyalty -- Shadow wars: the crucible of social violence -- North star, southern cross: the politics of irreconciliation -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn936549345
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199378180
Lccn
2016005038
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936549345
Label
The rivers ran backward : the Civil War and the remaking of the American middle border, Christopher Phillips
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: white salt, black servitude -- White flows the river: freedom and unfreedom in the early national west -- Babel: changed persistence on slavery's borderland -- The ten year war: sectional politics in a dividing region -- No north, no south, no east, no west: the fiction of the wartime middle ground -- Netherworld of war: civilians, soldiers, and the dominion of war -- Bitter harvest: emancipation and the politics of loyalty -- Shadow wars: the crucible of social violence -- North star, southern cross: the politics of irreconciliation -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn936549345
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199378180
Lccn
2016005038
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936549345

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