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New PDF release: Confederate Minds: The Struggle for Intellectual

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By Michael T. Bernath

ISBN-10: 0807833916

ISBN-13: 9780807833919

ISBN-10: 146960728X

ISBN-13: 9781469607283

in the course of the Civil battle, a few Confederates sought to turn out the uniqueness of the southern humans and to valid their hope for a separate nationwide lifestyles during the production of a uniquely southern literature and tradition. Michael Bernath follows the actions of a gaggle of southern writers, thinkers, editors, publishers, educators, and ministers--whom he labels accomplice cultural nationalists--in order to track the increase and fall of a cultural stream devoted to releasing the South from its longtime dependence on Northern books, periodicals, and lecturers. through interpreting the reasons riding the fight for accomplice highbrow independence, via charting its wartime accomplishments, and by means of assessing its disasters, Bernath makes provocative arguments in regards to the nature of accomplice nationalism, existence in the Confederacy, and the belief of southern cultural distinctiveness.

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