Inside Connecticut and the Civil War

Inside Connecticut and the Civil War

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This collection of nine original essays provides a rich new understanding of Connecticuta€™s vital role in the Civil War. The booka€™s nine chapters address an array of individual topics that together weave an intricate fabric depicting the statea€™s involvement in this tumultuous period of American history. In-depth examinations of subjects as diverse as the abolitionist movement in Windham County, the shipbuilding industry in Mystic, and post-traumatic stress disorder in Connecticut veterans serve as an excellent companion to Matthew Warshauera€™s earlier book on the subject, Connecticut in the American Civil War: Slavery, Sacrifice, and Survival. Contributors include David C. W. Batch, Luke G. Boyd, James E. Brown, Michael Conlin, Emily E. Gifford, Todd Jones, Diana Moraco, Carol Patterson-Martineau, and Michael Sturges. Ebook Edition Note: 6 illustrations have been redacted.How a small state struggled, survived, and remains connected to its past

Title:Inside Connecticut and the Civil War
Author:Matthew Warshauer
Publisher:Wesleyan University Press - 2014-01-08


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