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The Resource Defining duty in the Civil War : personal choice, popular culture, and the Union home front, J. Matthew Gallman

Defining duty in the Civil War : personal choice, popular culture, and the Union home front, J. Matthew Gallman

Label
Defining duty in the Civil War : personal choice, popular culture, and the Union home front
Title
Defining duty in the Civil War
Title remainder
personal choice, popular culture, and the Union home front
Statement of responsibility
J. Matthew Gallman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examining the breadth of Northern popular culture, J. Matthew Gallman offers a dramatic reconsideration of how the Union's civilians understood the meaning of duty and citizenship in wartime. Gallman shows how thousands of authors, artists, and readers together created a new set of rules for navigating life in a nation at war
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Gallman, J. Matthew
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Civil War America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • Nationalism
  • Patriotism
  • Northeastern States
  • Political culture
  • Political culture
  • Duty
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Duty
  • National characteristics, American
  • Nationalism
  • Patriotism
  • Political culture
  • Social aspects
  • Social conditions
  • Northeastern States
  • United States
Label
Defining duty in the Civil War : personal choice, popular culture, and the Union home front, J. Matthew Gallman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Introduction: only bread and the newspaper we must have -- Part I. On fools, hypocrites, and scoundrels -- Striped pants and empty heads: the fools, swells, and jesters of the Civil War -- Don't you think it is time you took off that uniform? Shoulder straps and faux soldiers -- Your diamonds may flash gaily, but there's blood on them: a shoddy aristocracy -- Part II. On duty, cowardice, and citizenship -- Our duty: sacrifice and citizenship -- No man of honor shall shrink from running his chance: Federal conscription and individual obligations -- The woman hides her trembling fear: good wives and selfless volunteers -- Will they fight? Should they fight? African Americans and citizenship in wartime -- Conclusion: We are coming Father Abraham: patriotism and choice
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ocn907067840
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469621005
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt14bwqff
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907067840
Label
Defining duty in the Civil War : personal choice, popular culture, and the Union home front, J. Matthew Gallman
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Introduction: only bread and the newspaper we must have -- Part I. On fools, hypocrites, and scoundrels -- Striped pants and empty heads: the fools, swells, and jesters of the Civil War -- Don't you think it is time you took off that uniform? Shoulder straps and faux soldiers -- Your diamonds may flash gaily, but there's blood on them: a shoddy aristocracy -- Part II. On duty, cowardice, and citizenship -- Our duty: sacrifice and citizenship -- No man of honor shall shrink from running his chance: Federal conscription and individual obligations -- The woman hides her trembling fear: good wives and selfless volunteers -- Will they fight? Should they fight? African Americans and citizenship in wartime -- Conclusion: We are coming Father Abraham: patriotism and choice
Control code
ocn907067840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469621005
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt14bwqff
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907067840

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