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The lost war maps of the Confederates

Albert H. Campbell

The lost war maps of the Confederates

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Published by Century Co. in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Maps,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 479-481 ;
    Number of Pages481
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25465845M
    OCLC/WorldCa297594732

      Loved this book. It gets beyond the myths and legends (especially surounding southern prowess)to give what it deems the most significant factors of why the south lost. Although some of these concepts have become more accepted in recent years, at the time I read this, this book was the first place I saw these ideas.5/5(2). An entire day is set aside for the Confederate Tax Collector for Wake County to meet with each town and receive the Confederate tax collected. Oh joy. The “War Tax” rate was about 8% of income. The Confederate Congress also passed a “Tax in Kind” levy in April , which was to amount to one tenth of all agricultural products.


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The lost war maps of the Confederates by Albert H. Campbell Download PDF EPUB FB2

The lost war maps of the Confederates by Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry), Pages: These maps today are sometimes referred to as the Gilmer-Campbell maps or the "Lost War Maps of the Confederates," the latter term being applied because their whereabouts was unknown until many years after the war.

This was also the title of Albert Campbell's revealing article published in the January issue of Century Magazine. The Lost Cause is essentially a scholarly rendition of the causes of the Civil War, the battles within that war, and the abysmal results from a Southern point of view.

Pollard’s arguments concerning the war’s origins are well made. by:   The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates by Edward Pollard ().Available Free Here. The Lost Cause by Edward Pollard is a seminal work in the development of a Southern White historical tradition recalling, celebrating, and interpreting the fallen Confederacy to those who were part of the four-year experiment and to their children and grandchildren.

Confederate Map created by George B. Kirchner in the style of a C.S.A. cartographer-artist living in Confederate Map is historically accurate and hand-drawn. The CSA Map is so reliable that one could consider this to be "The Lost Map of the Confederacy™.

Still, Brewer is convinced the The lost war maps of the Confederates book hidden treasury is still out there waiting to be dug up; alas, he unwisely confided one location to a rogue who allegedly absconded with the multimillion-dollar rebel stash.

But Brewer perseveres, secret maps in hand, searching in, /5(69). The Lost Colony of the Confederacy is the story of a grim, quixotic journey of twenty thousand Confederates to Brazil at the end of the American Civil gh it is not known exactly how many Confederates migrated to South America -- estimates range from eight thousand to forty thousand -- their departure was fueled by bitterness over a lost cause and a distaste for an oppressive victor.4/5(1).

texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK a new southern history of the war of the Confederates Item Preview remove-circle The lost cause; a new southern history of the war of the Confederates by Pollard, Edward Alfred.

The book covers a relatively short period in the war and follows several characters, from lowly foot soldiers through to the Confederate General Stonewall Jackson. Kenneally manages to capture the horror of the battles along with the minutiae of human experience as well as explaining the rationale for the South wanting to secede from the Union.4/5.

When originally published inthis book was described as "comprising a full and authentic account of the rise and progress of the late southern Confederacy - the campaigns, battles, incidents, and adventures of the most gigantic struggle of the world's history, drawn from official sources, and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders."Brand: Press Holdings International.

Thought provoking collection of essays setting forth the various writers' opinion as to the myriad causes of why the confederacy lost, or why the union won, the civil war. The essays are written in a manner that will appeal both to a casual reader and more serious civil war fan.

Read full review3/5(2). Rawlings included a chapter about the lost Confederate treasure in his book The Strange Journey of the Confederate Constitution, And Other Stories from Georgia’s Historical Past, and also Author: Sarah Pruitt.

American Civil War alternate histories are alternate history fiction that focuses on the Civil War ending differently or not occurring. The American Civil War is a popular point of divergence in English-language alternate history fiction. The most common variants detail the victory and survival of the Confederate common variants include a Union victory under different circumstances.

miles below the Confederate garrison at Vicksburg, Mississippi. From 1 to 17 May, Grants co’ mmand defeated Confederate forces at Port Gibson, Raymond, Jackson, Champion Hill, and the Big Black River Bridge.

By the end of the month, Grant had trapped Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton’s 30, Confederates inside their fortifications around Vicksburg. If the South Had Won the Civil War is a alternate history book by MacKinlay Kantor, a writer who also wrote several novels about the American Civil War as it actually happened.

It was originally published in the Novemissue of Look magazine. It generated such a response that it was published in as a : MacKinlay Kantor. But Frederick now boasts a Confederate memorial, and the manager of the town’s cemetery — filled with Union and Confederate dead — told me, “Very little is done on the Union side” around Memorial Day.

“It’s mostly Confederate.” In his TPM article titled How The South Lost The War But Won The Narrative, Tony Horowtiz wrote. Why the Confederacy Lost Edited by Gabor S. Boritt Gettysburg Civil War Institute Books.

Brings together five of today's premier Civil War historians--James McPherson, Archer Jones, Gary Gallagher, Reed Mitchell, and Joseph Glatthaar. The forgotten Union state in the Confederate south With the th anniversary of the start of the Civil War this week—and the premiere of a new Lincoln movie The Conspirator, it makes sense to revisit one of the important untold stories of the war between the states—namely that many southerners did not want to secede from the Union.

In the book, Flight Into Oblivion, by A.J. Hanna, The Long Surrender by Burke Davis inand inAn Honorable Defeat: the Last Days of the Confederate Government by Williams C.

Davis. The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates Edward Alfred Pollard E. Treat & Company, - Confederate States of America - pages.

The Confederate States of America was a collection of 11 states that seceded from the United States in following the election of President. The Lost Cause of the Confederacy, or simply the Lost Cause, is an American pseudo-historical, negationist ideology that holds that the cause of the Confederacy during the American Civil War was a just and heroic one.

The ideology endorses the supposed virtues of the antebellum South, viewing the war as a struggle primarily to save the Southern way of life, or to defend "states' rights", in.

Alexander Stephens, the vice president of the Confederacy, wrote a book called the A Constitutional View of the Late War Between the States. Jefferson Davis wrote a similar book. This opportune study is truly a book for our troubled times.” —Robert Cook, author of Civil War Memories: Contesting the Past in the United States since “In Confederate Exceptionalism Nicole Maurantonio takes a fresh and exciting approach to a familiar subject.

Drawing on her expertise in qualitative methods and discursive analysis. Confederacy, name commonly given to the Confederate States of America (–65), the government established by the Southern states of the United States after their secession from the Union.

(For the events leading up to secession and for the military operations of the Confederacy in the conflict between North and South which followed, see Civil War.).

Title The lost cause; a new southern history of the war of the Confederates. Contributor Names Pollard, Edward Alfred,   Author Charles Frazier has turned a Civil War tale of a Confederate soldier into a best-selling book and blockbuster movie, Cold Mountain.

The protagonist of the story is a man named Inman, who served with the Confederate army during the Civil War. The story begins with Inman deserting from a hospital in Raleigh, North Carolina, where he was.

The effort to reeducate the South, indeed the entire nation, by recasting the Civil War as the “Lost Cause” was promoted by the United Daughters of the Confederacy Author: Arica L. Coleman. The United Daughters of the Confederacy, a women’s group that was formed inled the effort to revise Confederate history at the turn of the 20th century.

That effort has a name: the Lost Author: Coleman Lowndes. The Confederate flag had been flying above the State House dome in Columbia, S.C., sincefirst hoisted as a middle finger to the civil rights movement, or simply to commemorate the war.

The undisputed king of alternative histories is the prolific Harry Turtledove, who has helped guide the genre into mainstream Southern Victory or Timeline series has the Confederates beating the Union.

His Days of Infamy books have Japan occupying Hawaii. Agent of Byzantium has the Byzantine Empire surviving. The Guns of the South has the Confederates equipped with AKs by.

THE BIRTH (& unrealistic beliefs) OF THE CONFEDERATE "LOST CAUSE" What are the beliefs of the Confederate Lost Cause. The war was fought for Constitutional (state's) rights 2. Confederates were NOT rebels - they were fighting for the "American Ideal" 3.

All whites gleefully participated & rallied to the cause 4. Slavery was not the cause 5. A gripping history of the War Between the States written from the Southern perspective.

McGuire, Hunter and Christian, George L. Confederate Cause and Conduct in the War Between the States originally published in pages; paperback: When the American Confederacy lost the Civil War in May10, Southerners fled the US for a small city in Brazil, where they could rebuild their lives and carry on their traditions.

Many explanations have been given for why the Confederacy lost the American Civil War. Most of these explanations, as Gabor Boritt notes in his introduction to this perceptive collection of essays.

A statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee is lowered to a truck for removal Friday,from Lee Circle in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld) The Cult of the Lost.

In fiction. In the novel Gone With the Wind, Rhett Butler claims to have stolen the Confederate gold.; In the Italian comic book Tex, Confederate gold was placed on board a Confederate river ironclad which ended up in the swamps around the Arkansas gold was later found by members of the Ku Klux Klan who intended to use it to finance a new rebellion in the Southern United States.

The Confederates began erecting earthworks along the western edge of a clearing known as Saunders Field.

Warren advanced Brigadier General Charles Griffin's division to the east edge of the clearing. Brigadier General James S. Wadsworth's division formed in dense woods on Griffin's left, and Brigadier General Samuel W. Crawford's Pennsylvania. Article: Why the Confederacy Lost the Civil War: a review of Gabor S.

Boritt's book - This is a straight-forward review of Gabor S. Boritt's book: Why the Confederacy Lost the War.'. The First World War might have been one between Europeans and Confederates over the future of Central and South America.

A successful Confederacy would have triggered further : Allen C. Guelzo. The Confederate Reprint Company specializes in providing primary source literature relating to the Antebellum, War Between the States, and Reconstruction periods of American history.

Our inventory of reprints of rare Confederate books and Southern history books is one. of the largest on the Internet. We hope you enjoy your visit!Yet, a small part of it, just one town, in fact, stood alone during the Civil War, declaring itself as a supporter of the Confederacy, and actually voted to secede from the Union apart from the rest of the state.

It did not officially concede the war and re-join the United States until the s. Here is the intriguing tale of Town Line, New York. The United Daughters of the Confederacy was a significant leader of the “Lost Cause,” an intellectual movement that revised history to look more .