The Resource Sing not war : the lives of Union and Confederate veterans in Gilded Age America, James Marten, (electronic book)

Sing not war : the lives of Union and Confederate veterans in Gilded Age America, James Marten, (electronic book)

Label
Sing not war : the lives of Union and Confederate veterans in Gilded Age America
Title
Sing not war
Title remainder
the lives of Union and Confederate veterans in Gilded Age America
Statement of responsibility
James Marten
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
After the Civil War, white Confederate and Union army veterans reentered--or struggled to reenter--the lives and communities they had left behind. In Sing Not War, James Marten explores how the nineteenth century's ""Greatest Generation"" attempted to blend back into society and how their experiences were treated by non-veterans. Many soldiers, Marten reveals, had a much harder time reintegrating into their communities and returning to their civilian lives than has been previously understood. Although Civil War veterans were generally well taken care of during the Gilded Age, Mar
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Marten, James Alan
Dewey number
973.7/1
Index
index present
LC call number
E491
LC item number
.M14 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Adaptability (Psychology)
  • Adjustment (Psychology)
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Sing not war : the lives of Union and Confederate veterans in Gilded Age America, James Marten, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
1. Melt away ye armies : endings and beginnings -- 2. Maimed darlings : living with disability -- 3. Saner wars : veterans, veteranhood, and commerce -- 4. Regiments so piteous : soldiers' homes, communities and manhood -- 5. Another gathering army : pensions and preference -- 6. Sad, unnatural shows of war : veterans' identity and distinctiveness
Control code
ebr10468954
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 339 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
Sing not war : the lives of Union and Confederate veterans in Gilded Age America, James Marten, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
1. Melt away ye armies : endings and beginnings -- 2. Maimed darlings : living with disability -- 3. Saner wars : veterans, veteranhood, and commerce -- 4. Regiments so piteous : soldiers' homes, communities and manhood -- 5. Another gathering army : pensions and preference -- 6. Sad, unnatural shows of war : veterans' identity and distinctiveness
Control code
ebr10468954
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 339 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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