332 pp., , 5 illus., 6 maps
eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-3622-4
Published: January 2012
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UNC Press Civil War Shorts excerpt rousing narratives from distinguished books published by the University of North Carolina Press on the military, political, social, and cultural history of the Civil War era. Produced exclusively in ebook format, they focus on pivotal moments and figures and are intended to provide a concise introduction, stir the imagination, and encourage further exploration of the topic. For in-depth analysis, contextualization, and perspective, we invite readers to consider the original publications from which these works are drawn.
About the Author
George C. Rable holds the Charles G. Summersell Chair in Southern History at the University of Alabama. He is author of Civil Wars: Women and the Crisis of Southern Nationalism, The Confederate Republic: A Revolution against Politics, God's Almost Chosen Peoples: A Religious History of the American Civil War, and Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg!, which won the Lincoln Prize.
For more information about George C. Rable, visit the Author Page.