The North's Civil War

Edited by Andrew L. Slap, East Tennessee State University

The North’s Civil War series explores Northern society and its role in a broadly defined Civil War era, stretching from the antebellum development of the North to the aftereffects of the conflict in the postbellum period. With regard to the Civil War itself, the series focuses on both the Northern homefront and the Union military, following Northern soldiers and sailors to battlefields and occupation duty throughout the South. The series encompasses innovative scholarship in a variety of fields, including military, biographical, social, political, intellectual, environmental, diplomatic, religious, and cultural history. Focusing on the North and its people during the Civil War era adds a vital perspective to understanding one of the most important eras in American history.


  1. So Conceived and So Dedicated

    So Conceived and So Dedicated (Hardcover)

    Intellectual Life in the Civil War Edited by Lorien Foote, and Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai
    Price: $105.00
    Highlighting recent and new directions in contemporary research in the field, So Conceived and So Dedicated offers a complete and updated picture of intellectual life in the Civil War–era Union. Compiling essays from both...

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  2. So Conceived and So Dedicated

    So Conceived and So Dedicated (Paperback)

    Intellectual Life in the Civil War Edited by Lorien Foote, and Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai
    Price: $40.00
    Highlighting recent and new directions in contemporary research in the field, So Conceived and So Dedicated offers a complete and updated picture of intellectual life in the Civil War–era Union. Compiling essays from both...

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  3. Exploring Lincoln

    Exploring Lincoln (Hardcover)

    Great Historians Reappraise Our Greatest President Edited by Harold Holzer, Craig L. Symonds, and Frank J. Williams
    Price: $99.00
    March Ubiquitous and enigmatic, the historical Lincoln, the literary Lincoln, even the cinematic Lincoln have all proved both fascinating and irresistible. Though some 16,000 books have been written about him, there is always more to say, new aspects of his life to consider, new facets of his...

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  4. Exploring Lincoln

    Exploring Lincoln (Paperback)

    Great Historians Reappraise Our Greatest President Edited by Harold Holzer, Craig L. Symonds, and Frank J. Williams
    Price: $24.95
    March Ubiquitous and enigmatic, the historical Lincoln, the literary Lincoln, even the cinematic Lincoln have all proved both fascinating and irresistible. Though some 16,000 books have been written about him, there is always more to say, new aspects of his life to consider, new facets of his...

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  5. On the Edge of Freedom

    On the Edge of Freedom (Paperback)

    The Fugitive Slave Issue in South Central Pennsylvania, 1820-1870 David G. Smith
    Price: $28.00
    In On the Edge of Freedom, David G. Smith breaks new ground by illuminating the unique development of antislavery sentiment in south central Pennsylvania—a border region of a border state with a complicated
    history of slavery, antislavery activism, and unequal freedom. During the...

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