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Notes on the war in the South.

Nathaniel Herbert Claiborne

Notes on the war in the South.

by Nathaniel Herbert Claiborne

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Published by Arno Press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Southern States.,
    • United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Campaigns.,
    • Southern States -- History -- War of 1812.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1819 ed.

      SeriesThe First American frontier
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE355.1 .C58 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p.
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4915143M
      ISBN 100405028334
      LC Control Number76146382
      OCLC/WorldCa267580

      With the South's manpower reserves dwindling in late , Jefferson Davis proposed putting slaves into the army. The idea of slaves defending a government committed to the preservation of slavery while the opposing side was pledged to end it was one of the great ironies of the war. The seat of war was transferred to the South late in the year Even before the battle of Lexington the strife had begun south of Mason and Dixon's line. There was Dunmore's War, and the battle at Moore's Creek, and the valiant defense of Fort the foe soon departed and the Southland had rest for nearly three years, when he came again and made it the scene of the final conflict.

      A Year in the South: Each of the four was a diarist/writer, and recorded their piece of the events in , the last year of the Civil War and its chaotic aftermath. It was enough for me to read that Cornelia McDonald, a Confederate officer's widow struggling to survive in Lexington, Virginia, with seven children, took apart a mattress. The Lost Cause of the Confederacy, or simply the Lost Cause, is an American pseudo-historical, negationist ideology which advocates the belief that the cause of the Confederate States during the American Civil War was a just and heroic one. This ideology has furthered the belief that slavery was just and moral, because it supposedly brought economic prosperity.

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