New To the Civil War Memory Library, 02/27

Marching MastersDavid Brion Davis, The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation (Knopf, 2014).

Tammy Ingram, Dixie Highway: Road Building and the Making of the Modern South, 1900-1930 (University of North Carolina Press, 2014).

Martin P. Johnson, Writing the Gettysburg Address (University of Kansas Press, 2013).

Lorien Foote, The Gentlemen and the Roughs: Violence, Honor, and Manhood in the Union Army (New York University Press, 2010).

Colin Woodward, Marching Masters: Slavery, Race, and the Confederate Army during the Civil War (University of Virginia Press, 2014).

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6 comments… add one

  • Brad Feb 28, 2014

    The Woodward book seems like it might be very interesting.

    • Kevin Levin Feb 28, 2014

      Absolutely. I read the dissertation.

  • Brad Feb 28, 2014

    Thanks for the rec.

    Nice new look of the website, by the way :)

    • Kevin Levin Feb 28, 2014

      Thanks for the feedback. I am very pleased with the new look and functionality.

  • The other Susan Jun 6, 2014

    I’ve clearly been reading your blog too much because when designing my homepage I totally just ripped off your flag in the clouds idea. :D
    http://www.joshualawrencechamberlain.com/

    • Kevin Levin Jun 6, 2014

      No worries. I get ideas from other sites all the time. :-)

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