Southern Invincibility

A History of the Confederate Heart
Product Number: EB00099051
Released: Oct 28, 2013
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781429981408
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Description

Southern pride-the notion that the South's character distinguishes it from the rest of the country-had a profound impact on how and why Confederates fought the Civil War, and continued to mold their psyche after they had been defeated. In Southern Invincibility, award-winning historian Wiley Sword traces the roots of the South's belief in its own superiority and examines the ways in which that conviction contributed to the war effort, even when it became clear that the South would not win. Informed by thorough research, Southern Invincibility is the historical investigation of a psychology that continues to define the South.

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Author(s): Wiley Sword
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Apr 01, 2007

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