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Battle hymns the power and popularity of music in the Civil War

Christian McWhirter ;

Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press c2012

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  • Title:
    Battle hymns the power and popularity of music in the Civil War
  • Author: Christian McWhirter
  • Subjects: Patriotic music -- United States -- History and criticism; Music -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Music and the war; Electronic books
  • Contents: Part of everyone's meat and drink : popular music and the Civil War -- John Browns and battle cries : the patriotic songs of the union -- Gay deceibers and bonnie blue flags : the anthems of the Confederacy -- Words were as weapons : music on the home front -- A wonderful and inspiring influence : music in the armies -- The choked voice of a race, at last unloosed : African Americans and Civil War music -- Fresh strains for fresh developments : the end of the war and its music -- Veterans, memorialists, and the King : the revival and legacy of Civil War music.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press
  • Creation Date: c2012
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (332 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1-4696-0186-9;ISBN0-8078-8262-3
  • Source: 01GALI USG ALMA
  • OCLC Number: 780371018
  • NZ MMS ID: 9913727631202931

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