New to the Civil War Memory Library, 02/13

Seth Bruggeman, Lost on the Freedom Trail: The National Park Service and Urban Renewal in Postwar Boston (University of Massachusetts Press, 2022).

Laura F. Edwards, Only the Clothes on Her Back: Clothing & the Hidden History of Power in the 19th-Century United States (Oxford University Press, 2022).

Kate Clifford Larson, Walk With Me: A Biography of Fannie Lou Hamer (Oxford University Press, 2021).

Imani Perry, South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of America (Ecco, 2021).

Ben Raines, The Last Slave Ship: The True Story of How Clotilda Was Found, Her Descendants, and Extraordinary Reckoning (Simon & Schuster, 2022).

Jonathan S. White, A House Built By Slaves: African American Visitors to the Lincoln White House (Rowman & Littlefield, 2022).

Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth

“Levin’s study is the first of its kind to blueprint and then debunk the mythology of enslaved African Americans who allegedly served voluntarily in behalf of the Confederacy.”–Journal of Southern History

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