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The Resource This republic of suffering : death and the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust

This republic of suffering : death and the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust

Label
This republic of suffering : death and the American Civil War
Title
This republic of suffering
Title remainder
death and the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Drew Gilpin Faust
Title variation
  • Republic of suffering
  • Death and the American Civil War
  • Death and the Civil War
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the ways that death on such a scale changed not only individual lives but the life of the nation, describing how the survivors managed on a practical level and how a deeply religious culture struggled to reconcile the unprecedented carnage with its belief in a benevolent God
Summary
Assesses the impact of the enormous carnage of the Civil War on every aspect of American life from a material, political, intellectual, cultural, social, and spiritual perspective
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2009.
  • American History Book Prize, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
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226272
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E468.9
LC item number
.F385 2008b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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death and the American Civil War
Label
This republic of suffering : death and the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 487-628)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8301606
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
645 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410408310
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn226291896
  • (OCoLC)226291896
Label
This republic of suffering : death and the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 487-628)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8301606
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
645 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410408310
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn226291896
  • (OCoLC)226291896

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