American History Civil War

U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America) (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at Oct. 6, 2014
U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America) (repost)

U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America) By Joan Waugh
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press 2009 | 384 Pages | ISBN: 0807833177 | PDF | 10 MB

U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America) (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 21, 2013
U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America) (repost)

U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America) By Joan Waugh
2009 | 384 Pages | ISBN: 0807833177 | PDF | 10 MB

How does national memory determine national heroes? Waugh, a UCLA history professor, probes the subject in an engaging study of the making of Ulysses S. Grant's reputation. At the time of his death in 1885, he was perceived as on a level with George Washington by former Unionists and Confederates alike. His memoirs were a bestseller. His image combined the honorable soldier and the generous victor: a heroic war leader who believed in the ideal of national reconciliation in both regional and racial contexts.

The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture (Civil War America) by Alice Fahs  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tvladb at Sept. 11, 2012
The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture (Civil War America) by Alice Fahs

The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture (Civil War America) by Alice Fahs
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press (November 2, 2003) | ISBN: 0807829072 | Pages: 296 | PDF | 1.6 MB

The Civil War retains a powerful hold on the American imagination, with each generation since 1865 reassessing its meaning and importance in American life. This volume collects twelve essays by leading Civil War scholars who demonstrate how the meanings of the Civil War have changed over time.

U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lout at April 13, 2010
U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America)

U. S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth (Civil War America) By Joan Waugh
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press 2009 | 384 Pages | ISBN: 0807833177 | PDF | 10 MB

Slavery and the Coming of the Civil War, 1831-1861  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 20, 2017
Slavery and the Coming of the Civil War, 1831-1861

Slavery and the Coming of the Civil War, 1831-1861 by Christopher Collier Collier
English | October 26th, 2012 | ASIN: B00AY6NE1W, ISBN: 0761408177 | 93 Pages | EPUB | 18.09 MB

History is dramatic – and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier demonstrate this in a compelling series aimed at young readers. Covering American history from the founding of Jamestown through present day, these volumes explore far beyond the dates and events of a historical chronicle to present a moving illumination of the ideas, opinions, attitudes and tribulations that led to the birth of this great nation.
Producing History in Spanish Civil War Exhumations: From the Archive to the Grave

Producing History in Spanish Civil War Exhumations: From the Archive to the Grave (World Histories of Crime, Culture and Violence) by Zahira Arag├╝ete-Toribio
English | 13 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319612697 | 257 Pages | PDF | 3.7 MB

This book reflects on the new histories emerging from the exhumation of mass graves that contain the corpses of the Republicans killed in extrajudicial executions during and after the conflict, nearly eighty years after the end of the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939).

The Battle of Fort Sumter : The First Shots of the American Civil War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Oct. 30, 2017
The Battle of Fort Sumter : The First Shots of the American Civil War

The Battle of Fort Sumter :
The First Shots of the American Civil War

by Wesley Moody
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138783471 | 221 Pages | PDF | 5.2 MB

Villainous Compounds : Chemical Weapons and the American Civil War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Oct. 20, 2017
Villainous Compounds : Chemical Weapons and the American Civil War

Villainous Compounds :
Chemical Weapons and the American Civil War

by Guy R. Hasegawa
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0809334305 | 203 Pages | PDF | 6.2 MB

Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Oct. 9, 2017
Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War

Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War
by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary Gallagher
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0820348104 | 270 Pages | PDF | 5.5 MB

American History - December 2017  Magazines

Posted by Shor at Nov. 16, 2017
American History - December 2017

American History - December 2017
English | 76 pages | True PDF | 25.8 MB