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8 edition of The Confederate Reader found in the catalog.

The Confederate Reader

by Richard Harwell

  • 312 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Book Sales .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Confederate States of America,
  • Sale Books,
  • History,
  • Sources,
  • Bargain Books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8215449M
    ISBN 100890098476
    ISBN 109780890098479

    "An excellent anthology, worthy of the imitations it will engender it will go a long way toward illuminating Confederate history." — The New York Times For any student of the War Between the States, this treasury of contemporary documents—all but a few written by Southerners — offers a wealth of insight and perspectives on life in the South during the conflict, how Brand: Dover Publications. The book The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader says that toward the end of the 20th century—in order to support the idea that the Civil War was not about slavery—neo-Confederates began to claim that "thousands of African Americans had served in the Confederate army".

      One of the projects that I have been contemplating is a Confederate Monuments reader based on my Confederate Monuments Syllabus page, which I have used over the past year to track a wide range of sources related to the ongoing was inspired by the Charleston Syllabus, another crowd sourcing project that ultimately resulted in a reader .   General readers will enjoy the book, but the general lack of footnotes makes it less useful as an academic resource." —C hoice"A Confederate Biography is a good read for naval historians, American Civil War and armchair admirals alike.".

      Read "The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader The "Great Truth" about the "Lost Cause"" by available from Rakuten Kobo. Most Americans hold basic misconceptions about the Confederacy, the Civil War, and the actions of subsequent neo-Confede 5/5(1).   In fact, his book _The Illustrated Confederate Reader_ was one of my very first Civil War books, bought when I was 8 years old! This book has several great maps and two sections of photos, showing both the main Union and Confederate officers involved in the battle as well as photos of the fort itself.5/5(5).


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The Confederate Reader by Richard Harwell Download PDF EPUB FB2

Assembled in this inexpensive paperback edition of The Confederate Reader, they will bring new insight and enlightenment to any Civil War buff or student of American history.

The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to /5(6). "This important and persuasive book explodes the myths surrounding slavery, secession, the Civil War, and Reconstruction.

The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader should be required reading for classroom teachers. It deals with crucial events in this nation's history--and it is as current as today's news/5(66). The Confederate Reader book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

An excellent anthology, worthy of the imitations it will eng /5(4). The words of Confederate leaders in the 19th century are some of the most troubling in this book, but even those who spoke during the days of the reconstruction Nadir and civil rights movements are disturbing as well/5.

"In The Confederate Reader the soldiers and civilians who experienced the searing The Confederate Reader book of through tell in their own words the story of the Confederacy and the Civil War.

The The Confederate Reader book Reader is a chronological selection from the southern writing of the time, writings that were available to the Confederate reading public. This is The Confederate Reader. This is the story of the Confederacy as the Confederates themselves (and a few foreign sympathizers with the Confederates) wrote it for one another.

It is a roughly chronological selection from the writings of the times, the writings that were, theoretically at least, available to the Confederate reading public. We, the Sons of Confederate Veterans, having been commissioned by the Confederate Veterans themselves, retain our responsibility and right to adhere to the founding principles of the United States of America remembering the bravery, defending the honor and protecting the memory of our beloved Confederate Veterans, which includes their memorials, images, symbols.

The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader Book Description: Most Americans hold basic misconceptions about the Confederacy, the Civil War, and the actions of.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Confederate Reader: How the South Saw the War by Richard B. Harwell at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

Due to COVID, orders may be : Dover Publications. For any student of the War Between the States, this treasury of contemporary documents - all but a few written by Southerners - offers a wealth offers a wealth of insight and perspectives on life in the South during the conflict, how newspapers and periodicals covered events, and how Southerners reacted to the disastrous struggle that disrupted their lives and ravashed their.

"An excellent anthology, worthy of the imitations it will engender it will go a long way toward illuminating Confederate history." — The New York Times For any student of the War Between the States, this treasury of contemporary documents—all but a few written by Southerners — offers a wealth of insight and perspectives on life in the South during the conflict, how.

A page from the book “Gen. Robert Edward Lee: Soldier, Citizen, and Christian Patriot” that was on display in the Capitol Hill office of Rep. Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.).Author: Reis Thebault.

-- The Confederate Reader documents the saga of the Civil War through the words of the soldier themselves, in their private dairies and letters, their poetry and company songs.

-- Engaging documentation lends an insider's look into the lives and times of these soldiers, and rouses America's bloodiest conflict from the annals of history to bring it Price Range: $ - $   "This important and persuasive book explodes the myths surrounding slavery, secession, the Civil War, and Reconstruction.

The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader should be required reading for classroom teachers. It deals with crucial events in this nation's history—and it is as current as today's : University Press of Mississippi. The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader: The "Great Truth" about the "Lost Cause" James W.

Loewen, Edward H. Sebesta Univ. Press of Mississippi, Jan 5, - History 3/5(3). Unique in the historiography of the War Between the States, The Illustrated Confederate Reader is a handsomely designed, freshly researched study of the epic Southern struggle for independence.

It will enthrall and delight Civil War buffs, fascinate partisans of the South, and captivate anyone interested in real-life stories from American history.5/5(1). The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader begins with a wonderful introduction to the source material in the book and a useful discussion of what drew the editors to engage in such a project.

As they quite correctly note, contemporary history textbooks have moved away from including direct quotations and documentary evidence in favor of often. In his provocative new book, The Confederate War, author Gary Gallagher revises the revisionists.

By Richard F. Welch. Over the past 15 years an influential school of Civil War historians–now perhaps the dominant orthodoxy–has argued that class, race and gender divisions so wracked the South that the Confederacy was foredoomed to : Historynet Staff. The Confederate Reader: How the South Saw the War (Civil War Ser.) View larger image how you want to read your book, and 2) compatibility with your reading tool.

To learn more about using Bookshare with your device, visit a Confederate prisoner's account of life in a Yankee prison, a newspaper report of the sack and destruction of Pages:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The Confederate Reader by Richard Harwell, MayBook Sales edition, Hardcover in EnglishCited by: 3. : The Confederate Reader: How the South Saw the War (Civil War) () and a great selection of similar New, Used /5(28).This book is a useful tool that will find its way onto many syllabi in the upcoming years, including mine.

Another kind of document reader altogether, The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader covers a much broader time period and is aimed at a more popular readership.

Collected by Loewen, sociologist and public intellectual, and Sebesta.Welcome to Confederate Truths. The Confederate Truths' web site, in association with the Winter Institute, is an Internet extension of the book, "The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader: 'The Great Truth' about The 'Lost Cause,'" edited by James W.

Loewen and Edward H. Sebesta, and published by the University Press of Mississippi.