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Journal of the Civil War Era

Winter 2013 Issue -- PROCLAIMING EMANCIPATION AT 150: A SPECIAL ISSUE

Volume 3: Number 4

Edited by William A. Blair

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  • eBook ISBN: 978-1-4696-0899-0
    Published: December 2013

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The Journal of the Civil War Era

Volume 3, Number 4

December 2013

TABLE OF CONTENTS

SPECIAL ISSUE: PROCLAIMING EMANCIPATION AT 150

Articles

Introduction

Martha S. Jones, Guest Editor

History and Commemoration: The Emancipation Proclamation at 150

James Oakes

Reluctant to Emancipate? Another Look at the First Confiscation Act

Stephen Sawyer & William J. Novak

Emancipation and the Creation of Modern Liberal States in America and France

Thavolia Glymph

Rose’s War and the Gendered Politics of a Slave Insurgency in the Civil War

Martha Jones

Emancipation Encounters: The Meaning of Freedom from the Pages of Civil War Sketchbooks

Book Reviews

Books Received

Notes on Contributors

About the Author

William Blair is professor of U.S. history and director of the George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center at the Pennsylvania State University. He is author of Cities of the Dead: Contesting the Memory of the Civil War in the South (UNC Press). Karen Fisher Younger is managing director of the George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center and managing editor of the journal Civil War History.
For more information about William A. Blair, visit the Author Page.