American Civil War: Facts and Fictions

by
James R. Hedtkeauthor

James R. Hedtke, PhD, is professor of history and political science at Cabrini University, Radnor, PA, where he has taught for 45 years.

American Civil War: Facts and Fictions

20180831

ABC-CLIO

Pages 248
Topics American History

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American Civil War: Facts and Fictions

Author(s): Hedtke, James;
Contributors: Hedtke, James;
Abstract:

This book debunks popular myths and misconceptions about the American Civil War through primary source documents and shows how misinformation can become so widespread.


• Provides readers with a clear understanding of how myths about the Civil War originated and propagated in American memory

• Debunks popular myths with facts supported by primary sources

• Provides students with the resources to conduct their own research into each topic area

• Examines controversial myths that continue to have a large impact on American politics and society today, including popular misconceptions about the very origins of the Civil War

SortTitle: american civil war: facts and fictions
Keyword(s): American History
Author Info:
James R. Hedtkeauthor

James R. Hedtke, PhD, is professor of history and political science at Cabrini University, Radnor, PA, where he has taught for 45 years.

eISBN-13: 9781440860744
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440860737
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 248
Publication Date: 20180831
Series: Historical Facts and Fictions