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The Confederate State of Richmond

a biography of the capital

by Emory M. Thomas

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Richmond (Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Richmond (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.,
    • Richmond (Va.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Emory M. Thomas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF234.R557 T47 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 227 p. :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL366901M
      ISBN 100807123196
      LC Control Number98027396
      OCLC/WorldCa39275843

        In this J file photo, a statue of Jefferson Davis, second from left, president of the Confederate States from to , is on display in Statuary Hall on Capitol Hill in Washington.   According to a report in Politico, there are over Confederate symbols in the state of Virginia alone, which include three military bases named after Confederate war heroes. According to the Southern Poverty Law Centre, there are more than 1, such symbols across the US, including more than Confederate statues.

        RICHMOND, Va. — Work crews on Tuesday took down a monument to Confederate Gen. J.E.B. Stuart, the third major statue to be cleared away in .   Tensions intensified Saturday night as Confederate monuments, the headquarters of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, and the Virginia History & Culture Museum in Richmond .

      This website portrays these changes, but also uses the capital of the Confederate States of America as a lens for understanding the larger conflict itself. Before understanding how the website accomplishes these two tasks, it is necessary to provide some background on both antebellum Richmond as well as on the Richmond Dispatch.   The Stonewall Jackson statue in Richmond, books are the Confederate Memorial Day on April 26 and the birthdays of Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis. In , state Sen. Lauren Book.


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One of the first studies in southern urban history, The Confederate State of Richmonddeftly demonstrates how Richmond responded to the intense demands of war and became a great capital city.

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Ash, because of its detail and use of vignettes to illustrate certain aspects of life in Richmond during the war. However, it is Ash’s approach to the topic that I think is the The Confederate State of Richmond book one.

Rebel Richmond concentrates on the human aspects of life in the city/5(6). In this, his first book, originally published innoted historian Emory M. Thomas offers an astute analysis of Civil War Richmond that remains unchallenged to this day. Blending official documents and city council minutes with personal diaries and newspaper accounts, Thomas vividly Brand: Louisiana State University Press.

Blending official documents and city council minutes with personal diaries and newspaper accounts, Thomas vividly recounts the military, political, social, and economic experiences of the Confederate capital, providing a compelling drama of home-front war that, in Richmond’s case, rivaled the spectacular events on the battlefield.

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Thomas, PUBLISHER University of Texas Press. copyright, pages. Richmond in was a happy blend of rural provincialism and urban potential--an old town and a young city.

CONDITION: Contains previous owner Rating: % positive. The Confederate States of America (CSA), commonly referred to as the Confederate States (C.S.

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Anyone have any other book suggestions for a history of Richmond. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Elected officials in Richmond, Va., the capital of the old Confederacy, have announced they plan to take down five Confederate statues on.

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Bureau of Exchange of Prisoners of War. Letter Book, 29 November –31 March Accession Letter book, 29 November –31 Marchpertaining to the exchange and treatment of Confederate and Union prisoners of war.

All letters were written by Robert Ould, Commissioner and Agent of Exchange for the Confederate States of America. The statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that has towered over Richmond for more than years will be removed "as soon as possible," Virginia Gov.

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Austin: University of Texas Press, MLA Citation (style guide) Thomas, Emory M. The statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee in the center of Emancipation Park the day after the Unite the Right rally led to violence on Aug in Charlottesville, Virginia.Civil War period Confederate States stamps, CSA.

$ End Date: Tuesday Jul PDT Buy It Now for only: $  In a article in the Atlantic, “Almost Touching the Confederacy,” Richmond-born author James Branch Cabell satirizes the medievalisms perpetuated by southerners in their attempt to rebrand its treason and defeat.

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