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Milliken's Bend a Civil War battle in history and memory

Title
Milliken's Bend [electronic resource] : a Civil War battle in history and memory / Linda Barnickel.
Author
Barnickel, Linda.
Publication
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2013]

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Description
1 online resource (xxi, 287 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Uniform Title
Milliken's Bend (Online)
Alternative Title
Milliken's Bend (Online)
Subject
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-272) and index.
Access (note)
  • Access restricted to authorized users.
Contents
"The dark pall of barbarism": emancipation as war crime -- "Eternal vigilance": the insurrectionary menace and vigilante response -- "All is uncertain": civilians in Louisiana and Mississippi -- "The triumph of a noble purpose": emancipation comes to Northeast Louisiana -- "I cannot tell how it was I escaped": the bloody battle at Milliken's Bend -- "A disagreeable dilemma": the fate of union prisoners, black and white -- "This battle has significance": Milliken's Bend and the wider war -- "We intended to fight for the country": the limits of freedom, 1863-1865 -- "A terrible aftermath of injustice": violence in the postwar era -- Forgetting and remembering Milliken's Bend.
LCCN
2012023811
Author
Barnickel, Linda.
Title
Milliken's Bend [electronic resource] : a Civil War battle in history and memory / Linda Barnickel.
Imprint
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2013]
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-272) and index.
Access
Access restricted to authorized users.
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