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Slavery and Freedom in the Shenandoah Valley during the Civil War Era

Slavery and Freedom in the Shenandoah Valley during the Civil War Era

Jonathan A. Noyalas

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780813066868
eISBN:
9780813067056
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066868.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In Slavery and Freedom in the Shenandoah Valley during the Civil War Era, Jonathan Noyalas examines the complexities of life for African Americans in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley from the antebellum ... More

Atlantic PassagesRace, Mobility, and Liberian Colonization

Atlantic Passages: Race, Mobility, and Liberian Colonization

Robert Murray

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780813066752
eISBN:
9780813067292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066752.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Established by the American Colonization Society in the early nineteenth century as a settlement for free people of color, the West African colony of Liberia is usually seen as an endpoint in the ... More

TampaImpressions of an Emigrant

Tampa: Impressions of an Emigrant

Translated by Wenceslao Gálvez y Delmonte

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066639
eISBN:
9780813058788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066639.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Tampa: Impressions of an Emigrant is a translation of Tampa: impresiones de emigrante written by Cuban author Wenceslao Gálvez y Delmonte, published in 1897 in Ybor City, Tampa, Florida, translated ... More

Reckoning with RebellionWar and Sovereignty in the Nineteenth Century

Reckoning with Rebellion: War and Sovereignty in the Nineteenth Century

Aaron Sheehan-Dean

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813066424
eISBN:
9780813058627
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066424.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

An innovative global history of the American Civil War, Reckoning with Rebellion compares and contrasts the American experience with other civil and national conflicts that happened at nearly the ... More

The Emergence of Capitalism in Early America

The Emergence of Capitalism in Early America

Christopher W. Calvo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066332
eISBN:
9780813058474
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066332.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The first comprehensive examination of early American economic thought in over a generation, The Emergence of Capitalism in Early America challenges the traditional narrative that Americans were born ... More

United States Reconstruction across the Americas

United States Reconstruction across the Americas

William A. Link (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056418
eISBN:
9780813058221
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056418.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

United States Reconstruction across the Americas explores how emancipation, nationhood and nationalism, and the spread of market capitalism—all central to United States Reconstruction—were interwoven ... More

Travels on the St. Johns River

Travels on the St. Johns River

John Bartram and William Bartram

Thomas Hallock and Richard Franz (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813062259
eISBN:
9780813051949
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062259.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Travels on the St. Johns River presents writings by pioneering American naturalists John Bartram and William Bartram during their exploration of Florida in the second half of the eighteenth century. ... More

Unequal FreedomsEthnicity, Race, and White Supremacy in Civil War-Era Charleston

Unequal Freedoms: Ethnicity, Race, and White Supremacy in Civil War-Era Charleston

Jeff Strickland

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060798
eISBN:
9780813050867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060798.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Charleston, South Carolina, was a cosmopolitan city during the mid-to-late nineteenth century. Germans, Irish, and a host of European and Latin American immigrants shared the same workplaces, ... More

The War Worth FightingAbraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America

The War Worth Fighting: Abraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America

Stephen D. Engle (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813060644
eISBN:
9780813050966
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060644.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This volume represents the multifaceted nature of Abraham Lincoln’s presidency and offers a glimpse of Civil War America in the North. Taken together these essays are intended for a general audience ... More

Creole CityA Chronicle of Early American New Orleans

Creole City: A Chronicle of Early American New Orleans

Nathalie Dessens

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060200
eISBN:
9780813050614
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060200.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The first half of the nineteenth century was, for New Orleans, a seminal period. Based on a voluminous correspondence, archived at The Historic New Orleans Collection, the present book draws a ... More

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