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Title Handbook to life in America. Volume III, The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1860 to 1876 / Rodney P. Carlisle, general editor.

Imprint New York : Facts on File, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  E169.1    Available
Description 257 p. : ill., 24 cm.
Series Handbook to life in America
Handbook to life in America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Family and daily life -- Material culture -- Social attitudes -- Cities and urban life -- Rural life -- Religion -- Education -- Science and technology -- Entertainment -- Crime and violence -- Labor and employment -- Military an
Summary "Dominated by the tragedy of the Civil War and its aftermath, the period from 1860 to 1876 presented for the United States the greatest challenge to a still young nation. The struggle to unite the country after the secession of 11 Southern state
Subject United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation.
United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands.
Slavery -- United States.
African Americans -- History.
Indians of North America -- History -- 19th century.
Secession -- Southern States.
Families -- United States -- History.
Education -- United States -- History.
Technology -- United States -- History.
Amusements -- United States -- History.
National characteristics, American.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States -- History -- 1849-1877.
United States -- History.
Confederate States of America.
United States -- Medicine -- History.
United States -- Religion -- History.
United States -- Transportation -- History.
United States -- Social conditions.
United States -- Race relations.
United States -- Politics and government.
United States -- Civilization.
Added Author Carlisle, Rodney P.
Added Title Handbook to life in America. #3
Handbook to life in America, vol. 3
Handbook to life in America. Volume 3
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1860 to 1876
Civil War and Reconstruction
ISBN 9780816071760 (v. 3)
0816071764 (v. 3)