The Civil War Politics of the Confederacy
This week on The Civil War, author and University of Pennsylvania history professor Stephanie McCurry speaks about her book, Confederate… read more
This week on The Civil War, author and University of Pennsylvania history professor Stephanie McCurry speaks about her book, Confederate Reckoning: Power and Politics in the Civil War South. She says the South sowed the seeds of its demise in creating a regime that excluded white women and slaves, who together comprised a majority of the population.
The Kansas City Public Library hosted this talk, which goes about an hour and fifteen minutes. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- McCurry, Stephanie Professor University of Pennsylvania->History Department
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