Scars to prove it : the Civil War soldier and American fiction / Craig A. Warren

Author(s): Warren, Craig A
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Subjects: American fiction--History and criticism
Soldiers--United States--Biography--History and criticism
Soldiers' writings, American--History and criticism
War and literature--United States--History
Soldiers in literature
War in literature
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Literature and the war
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, c2009
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: x, 223 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 1
1. Various Veterans Had Told Him Tales: The Red Badge of Courage and an Inclusive Civil War Literature 9
2. For Was I Not a Soldier, Enlisted for the War? Female Veterans in Gone with the Wind and None Shall Look Back 39
3. The Eggshell Shibboleth of Caste and Color Too: Civilian Narrators in Absalom, Absalom! and The Unvanquished 83
4. Each Man Has His Own Reason to Die: The Triumph of the Individual in The Killer Angels 118
Conclusion: Grief Crowded the Secret Rooms of Their Hearts: Haunted Veterans in The Judas Field 160
Notes 170
Bibliography 200
Index 215
Notes: LCCN: 2009001492
ISBN: 9781606350157 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 1606350153 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 299281322
ISBN/ISSN: 9781606350157