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Journal of the Civil War Era

Spring 2013 Issue

William A. Blair

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Imprint: The University of North Carolina Press
Published: 03/2013
Pages: 176
Subject: History | University of North Carolina
eBook ISBN: 9781469608969


The Journal of the Civil War Era

Volume 3, Number 1
March 2013


Editor's Note William Blair


Amber D. Moulton
Closing the "Floodgate of Impurity": Moral Reform, Antislavery, and Interracial Marriage in Antebellum

Marc-William Palen
The Civil War's Forgotten Transatlantic Tariff Debate and the Confederacy's Free Trade Diplomacy

Joy M. Giguere
"The Americanized Sphinx": Civil War Commemoration, Jacob Bigelow, and the Sphinx at Mount Auburn Cemetery

Review Essay

Enrico Dal Lago
Lincoln, Cavour, and National Unification: American Republicanism and Italian Liberal Nationalism in Comparative Perspective

Professional Notes

James J. Broomall
The Interpretation Is A-Changin': Memory, Museums, and Public History in Central Virginia

Book Reviews
Books Received
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.