An examination of Mississippi's Civil War experience in a social, political and military context, this book begins with an introductory overview of the pre-war socio-political climate of the state and ends with a treatment of Mississippi's post-war environment and the rise of Lost Cause mythology, covering pivotal events, issues, and personalities of the period and revealing the experiences of Mississippians as they struggled to deal with the crisis.
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A native of Florence, Mississippi, Ben Wynne serves as associate professor of History at the University of North Georgia. He is the author of A Hard Trip: A History of the 15th Mississippi Infantry,1861-1865 and other works related to the American South.
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Book Description Mercer University Press, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110881460397
Book Description Mercer University Press, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB0881460397