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Latest Issue: Volume 7, 2017
Size: 6 x 9, 150 pages
Bibliographic Information: ISSN: 2154-4727
The Journal of the Civil War Era publishes the most creative new work on the many issues raised by the sectional crisis, war, Reconstruction, and memory of the country’s signal conflict, while bringing fresh understanding to the struggles that defined the period, and by extension, the course of American history in the nineteenth century. The journal was started in 2011 and is published in association with the George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center at Pennsylvania State University. For more information about the journal, visit journalofthecivilwarera.org.
Judith Giesberg is professor of history at Villanova University. She is the editor or author of numerous books including Emilie Davis’s Civil War: The Diaries of a Free Black Woman in Philadelphia, 1863-1865 and Army at Home: Women and the Civil War on the Northern Homefront (UNC Press).
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Table of Contents
Volume 7, Number 3 September 2017
The Catholic Press, the Bible, and Protestant Responsibility for the Civil War
Mark A. Noll
“If Heart Speaks Not to Heart”: Condolence Letters and Confederate Widows’ Grief
Freedom, Economic Autonomy, and Ecological Change in the Cotton South, 1865–1880
Erin Stewart Mauldin
Pensions and Protest: Former Slaves and the Remaking of the American State, 1862–1900
Rethinking the Confederate Home Front
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