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Through the Heart of DixieSherman's March and American Memory

Through the Heart of Dixie: Sherman's March and American Memory

Anne Sarah Rubin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469617770
eISBN:
9781469617794
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617770.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Sherman's March across Georgia and the Carolinas is among the most symbolically potent events of the Civil War. Over time, the March has come to represent devastation and destruction, war against ... More

To Right These WrongsThe North Carolina Fund and the Battle to End Poverty and Inequality in 1960s America

To Right These Wrongs: The North Carolina Fund and the Battle to End Poverty and Inequality in 1960s America

Robert R. Korstad and James L. Leloudis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833797
eISBN:
9781469603674
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895740_korstad
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

When Governor Terry Sanford established the North Carolina Fund in 1963, he saw it as a way to provide a better life for the “tens of thousands whose family income is so low that daily subsistence is ... More

Traders and RaidersThe Indigenous World of the Colorado Basin, 1540-1859

Traders and Raiders: The Indigenous World of the Colorado Basin, 1540-1859

Natale A. Zappia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469615844
eISBN:
9781469619842
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469615844.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

The Colorado River region looms large in modern history, but has, in fact, played a pivotal role in the colonial designs of Euro-Americans since the first Spanish journey up the Colorado River in the ... More

The Transnational MosqueArchitecture and Historical Memory in the Contemporary Middle East

The Transnational Mosque: Architecture and Historical Memory in the Contemporary Middle East

Kishwar Rizvi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469621166
eISBN:
9781469624952
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621166.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

The Transnational Mosque is the first book-length study to provide a nuanced understanding of the role of mosques in the construction of Muslim identity through the lens of their political, ... More

Transpacific Field of DreamsHow Baseball Linked the United States and Japan in Peace and War

Transpacific Field of Dreams: How Baseball Linked the United States and Japan in Peace and War

Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835623
eISBN:
9781469601830
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807882665_guthrie-shimizu
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Baseball has joined America and Japan, even in times of strife, for over 150 years. After the “opening” of Japan by Commodore Perry, this book explains, baseball was introduced there by American ... More

Trench Warfare Under Grant & LeeField Fortifications in the Overland Campaign

Trench Warfare Under Grant & Lee: Field Fortifications in the Overland Campaign

Earl J. Hess

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807831540
eISBN:
9781469603292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807882382_hess
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This book's study of armies and fortifications turns to the 1864 Overland Campaign to cover battles from the Wilderness to Cold Harbor. Drawing on meticulous research in primary sources and careful ... More

Trials of CharacterThe Eloquence of Ciceronian Ethos

Trials of Character: The Eloquence of Ciceronian Ethos

James M. May

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780807817599
eISBN:
9781469616322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469616322.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

By its very nature, the art of oratory involves character. Verbal persuasion entails the presentation of a persona by the speaker that affects an audience for good or ill. This book explores the role ... More

The Trials of Laura FairSex, Murder, and Insanity in the Victorian West

The Trials of Laura Fair: Sex, Murder, and Insanity in the Victorian West

Carole Haber

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607580
eISBN:
9781469612539
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9781469607597_Haber
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

On November 3, 1870, on a San Francisco ferry, Laura Fair shot a bullet into the heart of her married lover, A. P. Crittenden. Throughout her two murder trials, Fair's lawyers, supported by expert ... More

Tribal TelevisionsViewing Native People in Sitcoms

Tribal Televisions: Viewing Native People in Sitcoms

Dustin Tahmahkera

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781469618685
eISBN:
9781469618708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469618685.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Beginning with the iconic Indian Head test pattern, which followed television station sign-offs and preceded sign-ons from the mid-1940s through the 1970s, representations of Native Peoples have been ... More

Trinity of PassionThe Literary Left and the Antifascist Crusade

Trinity of Passion: The Literary Left and the Antifascist Crusade

Alan M. Wald

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807830758
eISBN:
9781469603285
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807882368_wald
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

The second of three volumes that track the political and personal lives of several generations of U.S. left-wing writers, this book carries forward the chronicle launched in Exiles from a Future ... More

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