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The Lost President : A. D. Smith and the Hidden History of Radical Democracy in Civil War America, Hardback Book

The Lost President : A. D. Smith and the Hidden History of Radical Democracy in Civil War America Hardback

Part of the UnCivil Wars series

Description

A detective story set against the backdrop of the volatile antebellum era, this socio-cultural biography pieces together methodological inquiry with a jigsaw puzzle composed of secret documents, probate records, court testimony, speeches, correspondence, newspaper coverage and genealogical research in order to tell the story of a man named Smith, of his vision for the United States, and, more generally, of the value of remembering secondary historical characters.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 216 pages, 10 black & white images
  • Publisher: University of Georgia Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: American Civil War
  • ISBN: 9780820354545

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Also by Ruth Dunley

Also in the UnCivil Wars series