Bitterly Divided: The South's Inner Civil War
New Press, 2010 - 310 من الصفحات
Bitterly Divided lays bare the myth of a united confederacy, revealing that the South was in fact fighting two civil wars—an external one that we know so much about and an internal one about which there is scant literature and virtually no public awareness. A fascinating look at a hidden side of the South’s history, historian David Williams shows the powerful and little-understood impact of the thousands of draft resisters, Southern Unionists, fugitive slaves, and other Southerners who opposed the Confederate cause.
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - gbelik - LibraryThing
This is a fascinating look at the South leading up to and during the Civil War, showing it to be a rich man's war and a poor man's fight. I was unaware of the deep divisions within the South and this ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله
BITTERLY DIVIDED: The South's Inner Civil Warمعاينة المستخدمين - Kirkus
There was not one civil war between 1861 and 1865 but many—so many that if the South were to rise again, it would do so on only one leg."Secession," writes Williams (History/Valdosta State Univ.; A ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله