The Resource Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War, edited by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher, (electronic resource)

Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War, edited by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher, (electronic resource)

Label
Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War
Title
Lens of War
Title remainder
Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Lens of War grew out of an invitation to leading historians of the Civil War to select and reflect upon a single photograph. Each could choose any image and interpret it in personal and scholarly terms. The result is a remarkable set of essays by twenty-seven scholars whose numerous volumes on the Civil War have explored military, cultural, political, African American, women's, and environmental history. The essays describe a wide array of photographs and present an eclectic approach to the assignment, organized by topic: Leaders, Soldiers, Civilians, Victims, and Places. Readers will rediscov
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MdBmJHUP
Dewey number
973.70022/2
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E468.7
LC item number
.L46 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gallagher, Gary W.
  • Gallman, J. Matthew
Series statement
UnCivil Wars
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War photography
  • Photography in historiography
  • United States
Label
Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War, edited by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Introduction / J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher -- Part I.Leaders -- The "Gettysburg" Lincoln: the back story of a full-frontal photograph / Harold Holzer -- Robert E. Lee and Traveller in Petersburg / Ethan S. Rafuse -- "It is just what it is and nothing else": Grant after Cold Harbor / Joan Waugh -- Jeb Stuart in full finery / Gary W. Gallagher -- Roads to Antietam: George McClellan, Abraham Lincoln, and Alexander Gardner / J. Matthew Gallman -- The weird one: Stonewall Jackson's Chancellorsville portrait / Kathryn Shively Meier -- The peculiar genius of William Tecumseh Sherman / Joseph T. Glatthaar -- Part II. Soldiers -- Looking at war: Union soldiers in the Peninsula Campaign / Aaron Sheehan-Dean -- Cary Robinson's last Christmas / Emory M. Thomas -- Confederates at Gettysburg / Brooks D. Simpson -- Champ Ferguson / Daniel E. Sutherland -- Who are they? / Carol Reardon -- Part III. Civilians -- A family in camp / Caroline E. Janney -- What's in a face: Annie Etheridge Hooks and civil work / Jane E. Schultz -- Refugee camp at Helena, Arkansas, 1863 / Thavolia Glymph -- Finding a new war in an old image / Susan Eva O'Donovan -- Part IV. Victims -- My dead Confederate / James Marten -- Andrew J. Russell and the stone wall at Fredericksburg / Earl J. Hess -- "A harvest of death": negative by Timothy O'Sullivan, positive by Alexander Gardner / Stephen Cushman -- Colonel William P. Rogers and his comrades: postmortem at Corinth, Mississippi, October 1862 / T. Michael Parrish -- "Eye of history": looking at Civil War prisoners of war / Judith A. Giesberg -- A dead horse / James I. Robertson Jr -- Part V. Places -- City Point, Virginia: the nerve center of the Union war effort / Elizabeth R. Varon -- The book or the gun? / Stephen Berry -- From home front to ruins: the Fredericksburg destruction / William A. Blair -- George N. Barnard, "Charleston, S.C. view of ruined buildings through porch of the Circular Church (150 Meeting Street)," 1865 / Megan Kate Nelson -- The Grand Review / Steven E. Woodworth
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (270 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820348117
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)3710000000400687
  • (EBL)2008634
  • (SSID)ssj0001459294
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11883842
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001459294
  • (PQKBWorkID)11456438
  • (PQKB)10643215
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2008634
  • (OCoLC)907182133
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse46226
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000400687
Label
Lens of War : Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War, edited by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Introduction / J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher -- Part I.Leaders -- The "Gettysburg" Lincoln: the back story of a full-frontal photograph / Harold Holzer -- Robert E. Lee and Traveller in Petersburg / Ethan S. Rafuse -- "It is just what it is and nothing else": Grant after Cold Harbor / Joan Waugh -- Jeb Stuart in full finery / Gary W. Gallagher -- Roads to Antietam: George McClellan, Abraham Lincoln, and Alexander Gardner / J. Matthew Gallman -- The weird one: Stonewall Jackson's Chancellorsville portrait / Kathryn Shively Meier -- The peculiar genius of William Tecumseh Sherman / Joseph T. Glatthaar -- Part II. Soldiers -- Looking at war: Union soldiers in the Peninsula Campaign / Aaron Sheehan-Dean -- Cary Robinson's last Christmas / Emory M. Thomas -- Confederates at Gettysburg / Brooks D. Simpson -- Champ Ferguson / Daniel E. Sutherland -- Who are they? / Carol Reardon -- Part III. Civilians -- A family in camp / Caroline E. Janney -- What's in a face: Annie Etheridge Hooks and civil work / Jane E. Schultz -- Refugee camp at Helena, Arkansas, 1863 / Thavolia Glymph -- Finding a new war in an old image / Susan Eva O'Donovan -- Part IV. Victims -- My dead Confederate / James Marten -- Andrew J. Russell and the stone wall at Fredericksburg / Earl J. Hess -- "A harvest of death": negative by Timothy O'Sullivan, positive by Alexander Gardner / Stephen Cushman -- Colonel William P. Rogers and his comrades: postmortem at Corinth, Mississippi, October 1862 / T. Michael Parrish -- "Eye of history": looking at Civil War prisoners of war / Judith A. Giesberg -- A dead horse / James I. Robertson Jr -- Part V. Places -- City Point, Virginia: the nerve center of the Union war effort / Elizabeth R. Varon -- The book or the gun? / Stephen Berry -- From home front to ruins: the Fredericksburg destruction / William A. Blair -- George N. Barnard, "Charleston, S.C. view of ruined buildings through porch of the Circular Church (150 Meeting Street)," 1865 / Megan Kate Nelson -- The Grand Review / Steven E. Woodworth
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (270 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820348117
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000400687
  • (EBL)2008634
  • (SSID)ssj0001459294
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11883842
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001459294
  • (PQKBWorkID)11456438
  • (PQKB)10643215
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2008634
  • (OCoLC)907182133
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse46226
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000400687

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