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The Resource American oracle : the Civil War in the civil rights era, David W. Blight

American oracle : the Civil War in the civil rights era, David W. Blight

Label
American oracle : the Civil War in the civil rights era
Title
American oracle
Title remainder
the Civil War in the civil rights era
Statement of responsibility
David W. Blight
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
David Blight takes his readers back to the centennial celebration of the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation to determine how Americans then made sense of the suffering, loss, and liberation that had wracked the United States a century earlier. --from publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blight, David W
Dewey number
973.70072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E468.5
LC item number
.B55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Warren, Robert Penn
  • Catton, Bruce
  • Wilson, Edmund
  • Baldwin, James
Label
American oracle : the Civil War in the civil rights era, David W. Blight
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Five score years ago": civil war and civil rights -- "Gods and devils aplenty": Robert Penn Warren -- A formula for enjoying the war: Bruce Catton -- "Lincoln and Lee and all that": Edmund Wilson -- "This country is my subject": James Baldwin -- "The wisdom of tragedy": Ralph Ellison had a dream
Control code
ocn702941904
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780674048553
Lccn
2011006653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o702941904
  • (Sirsi) o702941904
  • (OCoLC)702941904
Label
American oracle : the Civil War in the civil rights era, David W. Blight
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Five score years ago": civil war and civil rights -- "Gods and devils aplenty": Robert Penn Warren -- A formula for enjoying the war: Bruce Catton -- "Lincoln and Lee and all that": Edmund Wilson -- "This country is my subject": James Baldwin -- "The wisdom of tragedy": Ralph Ellison had a dream
Control code
ocn702941904
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780674048553
Lccn
2011006653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o702941904
  • (Sirsi) o702941904
  • (OCoLC)702941904

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