Journal of the Civil War Era
Fall 2011 Issue
William A. Blair
Table of Contents for this issue:
Volume 1, Number 3: September 2011
"Sorrowfully Amusing": The Popular Comedy of the Civil War
Joan E. Cashin
Trophies of War: Material Culture in the Civil War Era
Anne E. Marshall
The 1906 Uncle Tom's Cabin Law and the Politics of Race and Memory in
Wayne Wei-Siang Hsieh
Total War and the American Civil War Reconsidered:
The End of an Outdated "Master Narrative"
Planned Commemorations: Unexpected Consequences
Notes on Contributors
The Journal of the Civil War Era takes advantage of the flowering of research on the many issues raised by the sectional crisis, war, Reconstruction, and memory of the conflict, while bringing fresh understanding to the struggles that defined the period, and by extension, the course of American history in the nineteenth century.