English Public Opinion And The American Civil War

English Public Opinion and the American Civil War
Publisher Boydell & Brewer
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 266
ISBN 9780861932634
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

A study of the development of English opinion on the American Civil War, paying special attention to the issues of slavery, neutral rights, democracy, republicanism, trade and propaganda - a new interpretation.

English Public Opinion and the American Civil War
  • Author : Duncan Andrew Campbell
  • Publisher : Boydell & Brewer
  • Release Date : 2003

A study of the development of English opinion on the American Civil War, paying special attention to the issues of slavery, neutral rights, democracy, republicanism, trade and propaganda - a new interpretation.

France and the American Civil War
  • Author : Stève Sainlaude
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2019-02-05

France's involvement in the American Civil War was critical to its unfolding, but the details of the European power's role remain little understood. Here, Steve Sainlaude offers the first comprehensive history of French diplomatic engagement with the Union and the Confederate States of America during the conflict. Drawing on archival

Ambivalent Nation
  • Author : Hugh Dubrulle
  • Publisher : LSU Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-11

In Ambivalent Nation, Hugh Dubrulle explores how Britons envisioned the American Civil War and how these conceptions influenced their discussions about race, politics, society, military affairs, and nationalism. Contributing new research that expands upon previous scholarship focused on establishing British public opinion toward the war, Dubrulle offers a methodical dissection

The Union  the Confederacy  and the Atlantic Rim
  • Author : George Henry Davis 86 Professor of American History James M McPherson,Howard Jones,R J Blackett
  • Publisher : Purdue University Press
  • Release Date : 1995

The Civil War is usually regarded as a purely domestic struggle. The essays in The Union, the Confederacy, and the Atlantic Rim demonstrate that the conflict was an international event that affected, and was affected by, the policies of many countries. These four prize-winning historians reconsider why the Confederacy never

The Cause of All Nations
  • Author : Don H. Doyle
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2014-12-30

When Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address in 1863, he had broader aims than simply rallying a war-weary nation. Lincoln realized that the Civil War had taken on a wider significance—that all of Europe and Latin America was watching to see whether the United States, a beleaguered model of democracy,

French Newspaper Opinion on the American Civil War
  • Author : George McCoy Blackburn
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1997

Examines the views of French newspapers regarding the American Civil War.

The Civil War As Global Conflict
  • Author : David T. Gleeson,Simon Lewis
  • Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2014-04-23

In an attempt to counter the insular narratives of much of the sesquicentennial commemorations of the Civil War in the United States, editors David T. Gleeson and Simon Lewis present this collection of essays to highlight the war not just as a North American conflict but as a global one

Divided Hearts
  • Author : R. J. M. Blackett
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001

Divided hearts explores the passionate political strife that raged in Britain as a result of the American Civil War. Moving beyond Mary Ellison's 1972 landmark regional study of Lancashire cotton workers' reactions, R.J.M. Blackett opens the subject to a new, wider transatlantic context of influence and undertakes a deftly

Persuading John Bull
  • Author : Thomas E. Sebrell, II
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2014-07-30

This book evaluates the propaganda war fought by Northern and Southern journalists in London during the American Civil War and provides analyses of their motives and published partisan arguments, as well as of their British subscribers.

The Civil War Years
  • Author : Robin W. Winks,Robin William Winks
  • Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
  • Release Date : 1998

While the Yankees and the Confederates fought a ruthless civil war in the United States, Britain and the northern states waged a "war in anticipation" as British North America waited and wondered whether the federal army of the United States would invade. Robin Winks's classic study is a dramatic examination

Great Britain and the American Civil War
  • Author : Ephraim Douglass Adams
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2019-09-25

Reproduction of the original: Great Britain and the American Civil War by Ephraim Douglass Adams

A World on Fire
  • Author : Amanda Foreman
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2012

Presents a history of the role of British citizens in the American Civil War that offers insight into the interdependencies of both nations and how the Union worked to block diplomatic relations between England and the Confederacy.

The American Civil War
  • Author : Adam I. P. Smith
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2007-01-25

The American Civil War was by far the bloodiest conflict in American history. Arising out of a political crisis over the expansion of slavery, the war set the stage for the emergence of the modern American nation-state. This new interpretation of one of the most mythologized events in modern history

World War II and American Racial Politics
  • Author : Steven White
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-31

Examines the myriad consequences of World War II for racial attitudes and the presidential response to civil rights.

In Time of War
  • Author : Adam J. Berinsky
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2009-10-15

From World War II to the war in Iraq, periods of international conflict seem like unique moments in U.S. political history—but when it comes to public opinion, they are not. To make this groundbreaking revelation, In Time of War explodes conventional wisdom about American reactions to World War