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Title Look to the earth : historical archaeology and the American Civil War / edited by Clarence R. Geier, Jr. and Susan E. Winter.

Publication Info. Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, [1994]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  E646.5 .L66 1994    AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 325 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.[273]-311)and index.
Contents Introduction and directions -- Archaeological perspectives on the Civil War: the challenge to achieve relevance / Steven D. Smith -- Archaeology of trauma: an introduction to the historical archaeology of the American Civil War / David G. Orr -- Battlefield analysis and reconstruction -- When the shooting stopped, the war began / William B. Lees -- Excavation data for Civil War era military sites in middle Tennessee / Samuel D. Smith -- Endangered legacy: Virginia's Civil War naval heritage / Samuel G. Margolin -- Fortifications, encampments, and camp life -- Civil War fortifications and campgrounds on Maryland Heights, the citadel of Harpers Ferry / Susan E. Winter -- Civil War material culture and camp life in central Kentucky: archaeological investigations at Camp Nelson / W. Stephen McBride -- Cheat Summit Fort and Camp Allegheny: early Civil War encampments in West Virginia / W. Hunter Lesser, Kim A. McBride, and Janet G. Brashler -- Other directions -- Corn-belt agriculture during the Civil War period, 1850-70: a research prospectus for historical archaeology / Charles E. Orser, Jr. -- Toward a social history of the Civil War: the Hatcher-Cheatham site / Clarence R. Geier, Jr. -- Role of espionage and foreign intelligence in the development of Heavy Ordnance at the West Point Foundry, Cold Spring, New York / Joel W. Grossman -- Memorizing landscapes and the Civil War in Harpers Ferry / Paul A. Shackel.
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Antiquities.
Added Author Geier, Clarence R.
Winter, Susan E.
ISBN 0870498576 cloth alkaline paper

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