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The myth of the lost cause, 1865-1900, by Rollin G. Osterweis.


[Hamden, Conn.] Archon Books, 1973.
ISBN 9780208013187, 0208013180

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Subjects Civilization.
Intellectual life.
Romanticism -- Southern States.
Romanticism.
Southern States -- Civilization.
Southern States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-
Southern States.
USA -- Südstaaten.
Description xii, 188 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The emergence of the postwar myth -- The first reaction: the Klan as symbol -- Literature as the battleground, 1867-1880 -- the lost cause is found by national periodicals, 1870-1882 -- The lost cause triumphant: Southern literary themes, 1880-1900 -- The war refought with the pen -- The Confederate veteran and his daughters -- The feudal fief of the myth of the lost cause: the New York stage, 1885-1900 -- Winning the war in the classrooms: first in the South and later in the North -- With benefit of clergy: the ministers and the myth -- Southern postwar Romantic oratory: the role of Henry W. Grady -- Epilogue -- into the twentieth century: the lost cause myth and its consequences.
Geographic Area Southern States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)539798
(OCoLC)ocm00539798
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Osterweis, Rollin G. 1907-
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