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Empire and liberty : the Civil War and the West /

edited by Virginia Scharff, exhibition curated by Carolyn Brucken.

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Names: Scharff, Virginia, | Brucken, Carolyn,
Published: Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2015]
Topics: Sklaverei. | Sezessionskrieg.
Regions: West (U.S.) - History - Civil War, 1861-1865. | United States, West. | USA - Weststaaten.
Genres: History.
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The price of slavery across empire : family, community, and loss in Texas -- The Frémonts : agents of empire, legends of liberty -- Beecher's bibles and broadswords : paving the way for the Civil War in the West, 1854-1859 -- Liberty, empire, and Civil War in the American West -- When the stars fell from the sky : the Cherokee Nation and autonomy in the Civil War -- On the edge of empires, republics, and identities : de la Guerra's sword of the war and the California native cavalry -- John Gast's American Progress : using Manifest Destiny to forget the Civil War and Reconstruction -- Empire and liberty in the middle of nowhere -- The not-so-free labor in the American Southwest -- After Antietam : memory and memorabilia in the far West -- "You brought history alive for us" : reflections on the lives of nineteenth-century Diné women.
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