Confederate Governors

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This collection of thirteen essays examines the leaders of the southern states during the Civil War. Malcolm C. McMillan writes of the futile efforts of Alabama's wealthy governors to keep the trust of the poor non-slaveholding whites. Paul D. Escott shows Georgia Governor Joseph Emerson Brown's ability to please both the planter elite and the yeoman farmers. John B. Edmunds, Jr. examines the tremendous problems faced by the governors of South Carolina, the state that would

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Author(s)
Wilfred Buck Yearns, F.N. Boney, Paul D. Escott, Kermit L. Hall, John G. Barrett, Vincent H. Cassidy, Michael B. Dougan, Robert W. DuBay, B. Edmunds John, Lowell H. Harrison
Format
Paperback | 304 pages
Dimensions
152.4 x 229 x 17.27mm | 449.06g
Publication date
15 May 2010
Publisher
University of Georgia Press
Publication City/Country
Georgia, United States
Language
English
Edition statement
Reprint
ISBN10
0820335576
ISBN13
9780820335575