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Author Wongsrichanalai, Kanisorn, author.

Title Northern Character : College-Educated New Englanders, Honor, Nationalism, and Leadership in the Civil War Era / Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai.

Publication Info. New York : Fordham University Press, 2016.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  973.71 W846n 2016    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition First edition.
Description 263 pages ; 24 cm.
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The North's Civil War
North's Civil War.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-254) and index.
Contents "A stage with curtains drawn": New England college students and their world -- "The great people of the future": American civilization and national character -- To act like men: building character in the new Brahmins -- "To put those theories into practice": secession and the crisis of character -- Marching into "rebeldom": the failure of southern character -- The character to command -- Character triumphant: reconstruction, reform, and reconciliation -- Epilogue.
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects -- New England.
College students -- New England -- History -- 19th century.
New England -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
New England -- Civilization -- 19th century.
New England -- History -- 19th century.
American Civil War (1861-1865) (OCoLC)fst01351658
Character. (OCoLC)fst00852264
Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
College students. (OCoLC)fst00867976
Intellectual life. (OCoLC)fst00975769
Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01354981
New England. (OCoLC)fst01241913
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780823271818 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0823271811 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780823271825 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
082327182X (pbk. ; alk. paper)

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