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The Resource Civil War Chicago : eyewitness to history, edited by Theodore J. Karamanski and Eileen M. McMahon

Civil War Chicago : eyewitness to history, edited by Theodore J. Karamanski and Eileen M. McMahon

Label
Civil War Chicago : eyewitness to history
Title
Civil War Chicago
Title remainder
eyewitness to history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Theodore J. Karamanski and Eileen M. McMahon
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The American Civil War was a crucial event in the development of Chicago as the metropolis of the heartland. Not only did Chicagoans play an important role in the politics of the conflict, encouraging emancipation and promoting a "hard war" policy against Southern civilians, but they supported the troops materially through production of military supplies and foodstuffs as well as morally and spiritually through patriotic publications and songs. The Civil War transformed Chicago from a mere commercial center to an industrial power as well as the nation's railroad hub and busiest port. The wa
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
977.3/1103
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F548.4
LC item number
.C55 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Karamanski, Theodore J.
  • McMahon, Eileen M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Illinois
Label
Civil War Chicago : eyewitness to history, edited by Theodore J. Karamanski and Eileen M. McMahon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-298) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations; Editors' Note; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1: A Divided City; 2:The War Spirit; 3:Ties between the Home Front and the Battlefield; 4: Confined Confederates; 5: The Politics of War; 6: The Business and Politics of War; 7: The War in the Wards; 8: The Long Shadow of War; 9: A Guide to Civil War Chicago Sites; Notes; Index
Control code
889304464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444818
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889304464
Label
Civil War Chicago : eyewitness to history, edited by Theodore J. Karamanski and Eileen M. McMahon
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-298) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations; Editors' Note; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1: A Divided City; 2:The War Spirit; 3:Ties between the Home Front and the Battlefield; 4: Confined Confederates; 5: The Politics of War; 6: The Business and Politics of War; 7: The War in the Wards; 8: The Long Shadow of War; 9: A Guide to Civil War Chicago Sites; Notes; Index
Control code
889304464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444818
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889304464

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