Reconstructing Appalachia : the Civil War's aftermath

by Andrew L. Slap

Paper Book, 2010

Description

Families, communities, and the nation itself were irretrievably altered by the Civil War and the subsequent societal transformations of the nineteenth century. The repercussions of the war incited a broad range of unique problems in Appalachia, including political dynamics, racial prejudices, and the regional economy. Andrew L. Slap's anthology Reconstructing Appalachia reveals life in Appalachia after the ravages of the Civil War, an unexplored area that has left a void in historical literature. Addressing a gap in the chronicles of our nation, this vital anthology explores little-known as

Status

Available

Call number

973.8

Publication

Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2010.

Language

ISBN

0813125812 / 9780813125817
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