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Author Martinez, Jaime Amanda, author.

Title Confederate slave impressment in the upper South / Jaime Amanda Martinez.

Published Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (233 pages : illustrations, maps.
Series Civil War America
Civil War America.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hundreds have been called: slave impressment at the local and state levels, 1861-1863 -- Throwing up breastworks: slave laborers under the Engineer Bureau -- Provisions are needed worse than fortifications: slave impressment and Confederate agriculture -- To equalize the burden: slave impressment and the expanding Confederate state, 1863-1864 -- The president's mishap: from engineer laborers to potential Confederate soldiers, 1864-1865 -- Epilogue: Black Confederates' slave impressment and Confederate memory.
Summary Confederate Slave Impressment in the Upper South.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Slavery -- Confederate States of America.
War and society -- Confederate States of America.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans.
Confederate States of America -- Race relations.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781469612591 (electronic bk.)
1469612593 (electronic bk.)