Reforging the White Republic : race, religion, and American nationalism, 1865-1898 / Edward J. Blum

Author(s): Blum, Edward J
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Subjects: Nationalism--United States--History--19th century
United States--History--1865-1898
United States--Race relations--History--19th century
United States--Church history--19th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2005
Series: Conflicting worlds
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: x, 356 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction : race, religion, and the fracturing of the white republic 1
1. The last and greatest battle of freedom 20
2. On the verge of heaven 51
3. The apostles of forgiveness 87
4. Inventor of legends miraculous 120
5. The white flag waves 146
6. No north, no south, no sectionalism in politics, no sex in citizenship 174
7. To the person sitting in darkness 209
Epilogue : dreaming of the white republic, defending the souls of black folk 244
Notes: LCCN: 2004021168
ISBN: 0807130524 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-344) and index
OCLC Number: 56509451
ISBN/ISSN: 0807130524