A Murder In Virginia

Author: Suzanne Lebsock
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393326062
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Recounts the events surrounding the dramatic post-Civil War trial of a young African American sawmill hand who was accused of ax murdering a white woman on her Virginia farm and who implicated three other women in the crime. Reprint.

A Murder In Virginia

Author: Suzanne Lebsock
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393042016
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Recounts the events surrounding the dramatic post-Civil War trial of a young African American sawmill hand who was accused of ax murdering a white woman on her Virginia farmyard and who implicated three other women in the crime.

The Free Women Of Petersburg

Author: Suzanne Lebsock
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393952643
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In a new book that has important implications for our vision of the female past, Suzanne Lebsock examines the question, Did the position of women in America deteriorate or improve in the first half of the nineteenth century?

Virginia Women

Author: Cynthia A. Kierner
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820347418
Size: 25.68 MB
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This collection of seventeen essays, written by established and emerging scholars, recovers the stories and voices of a diverse group of women, from the seventeenth century through the Civil War era.

Cradle Of America

Author: Peter Wallenstein
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In this first single-authored history of Virginia since the 1970s, Peter Wallenstein traces major themes across four centuries in a brisk narrative that recalls the people and events that have shaped the Old Dominion.

Billy Graham And The Rise Of The Republican South

Author: Steven P. Miller
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812206142
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Billy Graham and the Rise of the Republican South considers the critical but underappreciated role of the noted evangelist in the creation of the modern American South.

Murder In Lexington

Author: Daniel S. Morrow
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1625840012
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Author and historian Daniel S. Morrow chronicles the history of the events that led to Blackburn's death, the trials that followed and the impact on Lexington, its two colleges and the men and women who would soon find themselves engaged in ...