The Resource An old creed for the new South : proslavery ideology and historiography, 1865-1918, John David Smith, (electronic book)

An old creed for the new South : proslavery ideology and historiography, 1865-1918, John David Smith, (electronic book)

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An old creed for the new South : proslavery ideology and historiography, 1865-1918
Title
An old creed for the new South
Title remainder
proslavery ideology and historiography, 1865-1918
Statement of responsibility
John David Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An Old Creed for the New South: Proslavery Ideology and Historiography, 1865-1918 details the slavery debate from the Civil War through World War I. Award-winning historian John David Smith argues that African American slavery remained a salient metaphor for how Americans interpreted contemporary race relations decades after the Civil War. Smith draws extensively on postwar articles, books, diaries, manuscripts, newspapers, and speeches to counter the belief that debates over slavery ended with emancipation. After the Civil War, Americans in both the North and
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1949-
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Smith, John David
Dewey number
326.0975/09034
Index
index present
LC call number
E441
LC item number
.S655 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Slavery
  • United States
Label
An old creed for the new South : proslavery ideology and historiography, 1865-1918, John David Smith, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
Originally published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1985. With new pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-299) 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
pt. 1. The old arguments anew : proslavery and antislavery ideology in the postwar mind. -- pt. 2. The formative period of American slave historiography
Control code
ebr10555653
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 314 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An old creed for the new South : proslavery ideology and historiography, 1865-1918, John David Smith, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1985. With new pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-299) 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
pt. 1. The old arguments anew : proslavery and antislavery ideology in the postwar mind. -- pt. 2. The formative period of American slave historiography
Control code
ebr10555653
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 314 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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