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The Resource Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust

Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust

Label
Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War
Title
Mothers of invention
Title remainder
women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Drew Gilpin Faust
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Faust, Drew Gilpin
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E628
LC item number
.F35 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Fred W. Morrison series in Southern studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Women
  • Confederate States of America
Label
Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-312) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • We little knew: husbands and wives
  • ch. 6.
  • To be an old maid: single women, courtship, and desire
  • ch. 7.
  • Imaginary life: reading and writing
  • ch. 8.
  • Though thou slay us: women and religion --
  • ch. 1.
  • What shall we do?: women confront the crisis
  • ch. 2.
  • World of femininity: changed households and changing lives
  • ch. 3.
  • Enemies in our households: confederate women and slavery
  • ch. 4.
  • We must go to work, too
  • ch. 9.
  • To relieve my bottled wrath: Confederate women and Yankee men
  • ch. ch. 10.
  • If I were once released: the garb of gender
  • ch. 11.
  • Sick and tired of this horrid war: patriotism, sacrifice, and self-interest
Control code
ocm32432338
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780807822555
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95008896
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Mothers of invention : women of the slaveholding South in the American Civil War, Drew Gilpin Faust
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-312) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • We little knew: husbands and wives
  • ch. 6.
  • To be an old maid: single women, courtship, and desire
  • ch. 7.
  • Imaginary life: reading and writing
  • ch. 8.
  • Though thou slay us: women and religion --
  • ch. 1.
  • What shall we do?: women confront the crisis
  • ch. 2.
  • World of femininity: changed households and changing lives
  • ch. 3.
  • Enemies in our households: confederate women and slavery
  • ch. 4.
  • We must go to work, too
  • ch. 9.
  • To relieve my bottled wrath: Confederate women and Yankee men
  • ch. ch. 10.
  • If I were once released: the garb of gender
  • ch. 11.
  • Sick and tired of this horrid war: patriotism, sacrifice, and self-interest
Control code
ocm32432338
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780807822555
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95008896
Other physical details
ill.

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