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After conquering Atlanta in the summer of 1864 and occupying it for two months, Union forces laid waste to the city in November. William T. Sherman's invasion was a pivotal moment in the history of the South and Atlanta's rebuilding over the following fifty years came to represent the contested meaning of the Civil War itself. The war's aftermath brought contentious transition from Old South to New for whites and African Americans alike. Historian William Link argues that this struggle defined the broader meaning of the Civil War in the modern South, with no place embodying the region's past and future more clearly than Atlanta.

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William A. Link is Richard J. Milbauer Professor of History at the University of Florida. He is author or editor of thirteen books, including Righteous Warrior: Jesse Helms and the Rise of Modern Conservatism.

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ISBN:
9781469607764
Subtitle:
Race and Remembering in the Civil War's Aftermath
Author:
Link, William A.
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Subject:
United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Subject:
cradle of the new south
Subject:
william link
Subject:
Civil war
Subject:
postbellum South
Subject:
Reconstruction
Subject:
New South
Subject:
Antebellum South
Subject:
atlanta reconstruction
Subject:
atlanta postbellum
Subject:
civil war atlanta
Subject:
freedpeople atlanta
Subject:
southern urban centers
Subject:
black communities atlanta
Subject:
black southerners
Subject:
Ethnic Studies-Racism and Ethnic Conflict
Subject:
postbe
Subject:
llum south
Subject:
ATL
Subject:
anta reconstruction
Subject:
World History-General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20130506
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.125 in

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History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Immigration
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Racism and Ethnic Conflict
History and Social Science » Military » Civil War » General
History and Social Science » US History » 1800 to Civil War
History and Social Science » World History » General

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