Why the South Lost the Civil War
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- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
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- Dimensions (in):8.9 x 6.5 x 1.6
- Publication Date:October 1, 1991
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In this widely heralded book first published in 1986, four historians consider the popularly held explanations for southern defeat--state-rights disputes, inadequate military supply and strategy, and the Union blockade--undergirding their discussion with a chronological account of the war's progress. In the end, the authors find that the South lacked the will to win, that weak Confederate nationalism and the strength of a peculiar brand of evangelical Protestantism sapped the South's ability to continue a war that was not yet lost on the field.
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