|Title:||Connecticut in the American Civil War: Slavery, Sacrifice, and Survival (The Driftless Connecticut Series & Garnet Books)|
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|Publisher:||Wesleyan University Press; 1st edition (April 4, 2011)|
Series: The Driftless Connecticut Series & Garnet Books. I highly recommend this book to anyone with an interest in the Civil War and particularly the role Connecticut played. 3 people found this helpful.
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Connecticut within the nation, 1776-1860 : slavery, race, and politics And the war came, 1860-61 A recognition of death, 1862 The union crucible, 1863 Expensive victory, 1864-65 Survival's memory, 1865-1965. Geographic Name: Connecticut History Civil War, 1861-1865. Geographic Name: United States History Civil War, 1861-1865. Uniform Title: Garnet books. Download Connecticut in the American Civil War : slavery, sacrifice, and survival Matthew Warshauer. leave here couple of words about this book: Tags: Arabs.
Matthew Warshauer masterfully reveals the varied attitudes toward slavery and race before, during, and Connecticut in the American Civil War offers readers a remarkable window into the state's involvement in a conflict that challenged and defined the unity of a nation. The arc of the war is traced through the many facets and stories of battlefield, home front, and factory.
The New England state of Connecticut played a relatively small, but important role in the American Civil War, providing arms, equipment, money, supplies, and manpower for the Union Army, as well as the Union Navy. Several Connecticut politicians played significant roles in the Federal government and helped shape its policies during the war and the subsequent Reconstruction.
This collection of nine original essays provides a rich new understanding of Connecticut’s vital role in the Civil War. The book’s nine chapters address an array of individual topics that together weave an intricate fabric depicting the state’s involvement in this tumultuous period of American history.
Connecticut has a remarkable Civil War history, and although it is a small state, it was in many ways instrumental to the Union’s survival. The history of that war surrounds Connecticut residents every day both in terms of its physical realities and in the lasting legacies of a complicated conflict that shook the nation between 1861 and 1865. Three officers of Company C, 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery, Fort Brady, Virginia 1864 – Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Matthew Warshauer, PhD, is a Professor of History at Central Connecticut State University. Connecticut in the American Civil War: Slavery, Sacrifice, and Survival. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2011.