Propaganda from the American Civil War

by
Paul J. Springerauthor

Paul J. Springer, PhD, is a full professor of comparative military studies and chair of the Department of Research, Air Command and Staff College and a senior fellow of the Foreign Policy Research Institute.

Propaganda from the American Civil War

20190331

ABC-CLIO

Pages 360
Topics Military History: Conflict and Wars;American History: Conflict;Brady, Mathew;Davis, Jefferson;Grant, Ulysses S.;Influence Operations;Lee, Robert E.;Lincoln, Abraham;Military Music;Nast, Thomas;Newspaper Editorials;Political Debates;Propaganda

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Propaganda from the American Civil War

Author(s): Springer, Paul;
Contributors: Springer, Paul;
Abstract:

Offering comprehensive coverage for those examining Civil War propaganda, this volume provides a broad analysis of efforts by both Union and Confederate sides to influence public opinion of America's deadliest conflict.


• Provides the original sources for Civil War propaganda for examination, enabling readers to conduct their own analyses of the materials under discussion

• Offers a wide variety of types of materials, from written to visual formats, demonstrating the broad selection of propaganda items generated in the war

• Demonstrates the importance of influence operations in the bloodiest war in American history

• Balances the competing perspectives between Union and Confederate partisans, including abolitionists and slaveholders

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Keyword(s): Military History: Conflict and Wars; American History: Conflict; Brady, Mathew; Davis, Jefferson; Grant, Ulysses S.; Influence Operations; Lee, Robert E.; Lincoln, Abraham; Military Music; Nast, Thomas; Newspaper Editorials; Political Debates; Propaganda
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Paul J. Springerauthor

Paul J. Springer, PhD, is a full professor of comparative military studies and chair of the Department of Research, Air Command and Staff College and a senior fellow of the Foreign Policy Research Institute.

eISBN-13: 9781440864445
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440864438
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 360
Publication Date: 20190331