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Author Silber, Nina.

Title The romance of reunion : northerners and the South, 1865-1900 / Nina Silber.

Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1993]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  973.8 SILB    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 257 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Civil War America.
Civil War America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [225]-249) and index.
Summary The reconciliation of North and South following the Civil War depended as much on cultural imagination as on the politics of Reconstruction. Drawing on a wide range of sources, Nina Silber documents the transformation from hostile sectionalism to sentimental reunion rhetoric.
Subject Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Sectionalism (United States) -- History -- 19th century.
Public opinion -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century.
Northeastern States -- Civilization.
Southern States -- Civilization -- Public opinion -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 0807821160 (cloth : alk. paper)