The Resource After the War : The Lives and Images of Major Civil War Figures After the Shooting Stopped, (electronic resource)

After the War : The Lives and Images of Major Civil War Figures After the Shooting Stopped, (electronic resource)

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After the War : The Lives and Images of Major Civil War Figures After the Shooting Stopped
Title
After the War
Title remainder
The Lives and Images of Major Civil War Figures After the Shooting Stopped
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy," said F. Scott Fitzgerald. Perhaps no event in American history better illustrates this view than the Civil War and its principal players in the years after the conflict. The value of military glory and tiesto greatness would turn toward the tragic even among the victors-like earthquake survivors stumbling into another world, simply trying to make a new life. Their struggle would be a constant tug back toward a destroyed past, and a confrontation with the reality of being strangers in their own land. David Hardin's stories of eleven such figure
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
AU@
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Hardin, David E
Index
index present
LC call number
E467 .H285 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary
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  • American Civil War
  • Civil War, 1861-1865
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
After the War : The Lives and Images of Major Civil War Figures After the Shooting Stopped, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The daughter of the confederacy : Winnie Davis -- The conqueror's son : Tom Sherman -- The general's last battle : Ulysses S. Grant -- The diarist : Mary Boykin Chesnut -- The crippled knight : John Bell Hood -- That devil Forrest : Nathan Bedford Forrest -- The mad woman : Mary Todd Lincoln -- The good hater : Joseph E. Johnston -- The legend : Robert E. Lee -- The turncoat : George H. Thomas -- Libbie's husband : Elizabeth and George A. Custer
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (509 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781615780242
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612960949
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
296094
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781475380
  • (OCoLC)ocn781475380
Label
After the War : The Lives and Images of Major Civil War Figures After the Shooting Stopped, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The daughter of the confederacy : Winnie Davis -- The conqueror's son : Tom Sherman -- The general's last battle : Ulysses S. Grant -- The diarist : Mary Boykin Chesnut -- The crippled knight : John Bell Hood -- That devil Forrest : Nathan Bedford Forrest -- The mad woman : Mary Todd Lincoln -- The good hater : Joseph E. Johnston -- The legend : Robert E. Lee -- The turncoat : George H. Thomas -- Libbie's husband : Elizabeth and George A. Custer
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (509 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781615780242
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612960949
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
296094
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781475380
  • (OCoLC)ocn781475380

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