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Author Levin, Kevin M., 1969-
Title Remembering the Battle of the Crater : war as murder / Kevin M. Levin.
Published Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [2012], ©2012.
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 Floor2  E476.93 .L48 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 184 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Series New directions in Southern history
New directions in southern history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The battle: "until every Negro has been slaughtered" -- The lost cause: maintaining the antebellum hierarchy -- Virginia's reconstruction: William Mahone, "hero of the Crater" -- Reinforcing the status quo: reenactment and Jim Crow -- Whites only: the ascendancy of an interpretation -- Competing memories: Civil War and civil rights -- Moving forward: integrating a Black counter-memory.
Subject Petersburg Crater, Battle of, Va., 1864.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American.
United States. Army -- African American troops -- History -- 19th century.
African American soldiers -- History -- 19th century.
United States. Colored Troops.
Collective memory.
ISBN 0813136105 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813136103 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813136400 (pdf)
0813136407 (pdf)
0813140412 (epub)
9780813140414 (epub)
OCLC number 757463319