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The Resource Blood and war at my doorstep : North Carolina civilians in the War Between the States, Brenda Chambers McKean

Blood and war at my doorstep : North Carolina civilians in the War Between the States, Brenda Chambers McKean

Label
Blood and war at my doorstep : North Carolina civilians in the War Between the States
Title
Blood and war at my doorstep
Title remainder
North Carolina civilians in the War Between the States
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Chambers McKean
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKean, Brenda Chambers
Dewey number
975.6/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E524
LC item number
.M39 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • United States
  • United States
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
Label
Blood and war at my doorstep : North Carolina civilians in the War Between the States, Brenda Chambers McKean
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Vol. 1. Fanatics and fire-eaters -- Making flags -- Benevolent scavengers and patriotic exhaustion -- Gearing up: Yankees look out, we are coming! -- Fleeing and federal occupation down east: Massa runs one way and dey de other -- Roll of honor -- Nurses, female soldiers, spies, smugglers, and soiled doves -- Taxes, impressments, inflation, shortages, and poverty -- Speculation, extortion, and riots: Sir hear the crys of the pore I beg you-- -- Conscripts, substitutes, exemptions, deserters -- Questionable allegiance, unionists, and inner strife
  • Vol. 2. "Write soon and often" -- Slaves, free Blacks, and the Underground Railroad -- Black Confederate soldiers and Black U.S. soldiers -- The home guard and militia--a love-hate relationship -- Wilmington, blockade-runners, and Fort Fisher -- Caught in the middle -- Fighting back -- Sherman--the "Foul Fiend," Sherman--"the Great Incendiary" -- U.S. raids in western North Carolina -- Coming to an end ... "Nothing left but prayers" -- Oral history and reminiscences -- Humorous true stories
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes (1278 pages)
Isbn
9781453543641
Lccn
2010900234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn738355707
  • (OCoLC)738355707
Label
Blood and war at my doorstep : North Carolina civilians in the War Between the States, Brenda Chambers McKean
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Vol. 1. Fanatics and fire-eaters -- Making flags -- Benevolent scavengers and patriotic exhaustion -- Gearing up: Yankees look out, we are coming! -- Fleeing and federal occupation down east: Massa runs one way and dey de other -- Roll of honor -- Nurses, female soldiers, spies, smugglers, and soiled doves -- Taxes, impressments, inflation, shortages, and poverty -- Speculation, extortion, and riots: Sir hear the crys of the pore I beg you-- -- Conscripts, substitutes, exemptions, deserters -- Questionable allegiance, unionists, and inner strife
  • Vol. 2. "Write soon and often" -- Slaves, free Blacks, and the Underground Railroad -- Black Confederate soldiers and Black U.S. soldiers -- The home guard and militia--a love-hate relationship -- Wilmington, blockade-runners, and Fort Fisher -- Caught in the middle -- Fighting back -- Sherman--the "Foul Fiend," Sherman--"the Great Incendiary" -- U.S. raids in western North Carolina -- Coming to an end ... "Nothing left but prayers" -- Oral history and reminiscences -- Humorous true stories
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes (1278 pages)
Isbn
9781453543641
Lccn
2010900234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn738355707
  • (OCoLC)738355707

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