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The cause lost

myths and realities of the Confederacy

by Davis, William C.

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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Confederate States of America
    • Subjects:
    • Confederate States of America -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-218) and index.

      StatementWilliam C. Davis.
      SeriesModern war studies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE487 .D276 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL977068M
      ISBN 100700608095
      LC Control Number96014237

      The historiography of the Lost Cause in a single volume? That’s a tall order. Read William C. Davis’s The Cause Lost: Myths and Realities of the Confederacy (Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, ). Thomas Lawrence Connelly’s The Marbl.   The Myth Of The Lost Cause: Why The South Fought The Civil War And Why The North Won, by Edward H. Bonekemper III. I have long wanted to read this book and have had it on my list of books to read from the library for years, but for some reason it took me a long time to get around to it–probably due to the fact that it was my highest priority to read books around pages in length .

      Lost Cause - Ebook written by John Wilson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or 4/5(13). The Myth Of The Lost Cause: Why The South Fought The Civil War And Why The North Won by Edward H. Bonekemper III Hello again to you all! Now that we are slowly recovering from our overindulgences during Christmas and the holiday period it is time for me to .

      Cause I lost my job two weeks before Christmas And I talked to Jesus at the sewer And the Pope said it was none of his God-damned business While the rain drank champagne My Estonian Archangel came and got me wasted Cause the sweetest kiss I ever got is the one I've never tasted Oh but they'll take their bonus pay to Molly McDonald. "The Lost Cause is a fascinating, brilliantly book, long overdue on the shelves of today's buffs, scholars and readers of North and South." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall A Facsimilie of the original Editio.


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THE LOST CAUSE A NEW SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE WAR OF THE CONFEDERATES Containing a Full and Authentic Account of the Rise and Progress of the Late Southern Confederacy – The Campaigns, Battles, Incidents, and Adventures of the Most Gigantic Struggle of the World’s History DRAWS FROM OFFICIAL SOURCES AND APPROVED BY THE MOST DISTINGUISHED Seller Rating: % positive.

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The Lost Cause 1. The Lost Cause is the name commonly given to a literary and intellectual movement that sought to reconcile the traditional Southern white society to the defeat of the Confederate States of America in the Civil War.

White Southerners sought consolation in attributing their loss to factors beyond their control and to betrayals of their heroes and cause. A very good book and well researched.

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No surprises here, but many people mention J.K. Edward Alfred Pollard (Febru – Decem ) was an American author active as a journalist in Virginia. Pollard was a Confederate sympathizer during the American Civil War and wrote several books on the causes and events of the conflict.

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The Lost Cause myth helped Southern whites deal with the shattering reality of catastrophic defeat and impoverishment in a war they had been sure they would win. Southerners emerged from the war subdued but unrepentant; they had lost all save honor, and their unsullied honor became the foundation of the myth.

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