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The Resource Deserter country : Civil War opposition in the Pennsylvania Appalachians, Robert M. Sandow

Deserter country : Civil War opposition in the Pennsylvania Appalachians, Robert M. Sandow

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Deserter country : Civil War opposition in the Pennsylvania Appalachians
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Deserter country
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Civil War opposition in the Pennsylvania Appalachians
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Robert M. Sandow
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Language
eng
Summary
During the Civil War, there were throughout the Union explosions of resistance to the war -from the deadly Draft Riots in New York City to other, less well-known outbreaks. In Deserter Country, Robert Sandow explores one of these least known "inner civil wars", the widespread, sometimes violent opposition in the Appalachian lumber country of Pennsylvania. Sparsely settled, these mountains were home to divided communities that provided safe-haven for opponents of the war. The dissent of mountain folk reflected their own marginality in the face of rapidly increasing exploitation of timb
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E7B
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  • illustrations
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
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The North's Civil War
Deserter country : Civil War opposition in the Pennsylvania Appalachians, Robert M. Sandow
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Deserter country : Civil War opposition in the Pennsylvania Appalachians, Robert M. Sandow
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13x0563
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-229) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Lumber Region as Pennsylvania's Appalachia
  • Patterns of Protest: The Raftsmen's Rebellion of 1857
  • The Limits of Patriotism: Early Mobilization in the Mountains
  • The Rhetoric of Loyalty: Partisan Perspectives on Treason
  • Everyday Resistance in Pennsylvania's Deserter Country
  • "Collisions With the People": Federal Intervention in Deserter Country
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823247219
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote

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