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Civil history of the government of the Confederate States

with some personal reminiscences

by J. L. M. Curry

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Published by B.F. Johnson Pub. Co. in Richmond, Va .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesCivil history of the Confederate States
Statementby J.L.M. Curry
ContributionsUnited States, Confederate States of America
The Physical Object
Pagination318 p. :
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24609596M
OCLC/WorldCa6393523

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Civil history of the government of the Confederate States by J. L. M. Curry Download PDF EPUB FB2

Civil history of the government of the Confederate States. With some personal reminiscences This book, "Civil history of the government of the Confederate States," by Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close Price Range: $ - $   The Civil War officially ended onand the Confederate States of America ceased to exist.

SOURCES Look Away: A History of the Confederate States of America. Civil history of the government of the Confederate States [Curry, Jabez Lamar Monroe] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Civil history Author: Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry. William C. Davis, "one of the best and most prolific historians of the American Civil War" (James M.

McPherson, author of Battle Cry of Freedom), offers a definitive portrait of the Confederacy unlike any other. Drawing on decades of writing and research among an unprecedented number of archives, ranging from the odd newspapers in operation during the war to the personal writings of more Cited by: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Civil History of the Government of the Confederate States by J.

Curry (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government () is a book written by Jefferson Davis, who served as President of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil wrote the book as a straightforward history of the Confederate States of America and as an apologia for the causes that he believed led to and justified the American Civil : Jefferson Davis.

History. The Civil Service was created by the Provisional Government meeting on February 4,copying the same basic pattern as the United States federal government that it just seceded from.

The decision to expand slavery into western territories led to a "total war" setting for the Confederates, with all resources dedicated towards forcing slavery upon Kansas and westward.

This book is a rebuke to all those who erroneously believe that the Civil War occurred only the battlefield. Davis goes into the history of the government of the Confederate States; a daring plot for an historian best known for moving accounts of battlefield by: The Confederate Reprint Company specializes in providing primary source literature relating to the Antebellum, War Between the States, and Reconstruction periods of American history.

Our inventory of reprints of rare Confederate books and Southern history books is one. of the largest on the Internet. We hope you enjoy your visit. The Confederate States of America (CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy, was a confederation of secessionist American states existing from to.

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Get this from a library. Civil history of the government of the Confederate States, with some personal reminiscences. [J L M Curry] -- This work discusses the Confederacy's government, economy, diplomacy, and politics.

The Confederacy, when used within or in reference to North America, generally means the Confederate States of America. It is also called the Southern Confederacy and refers to 11 states that renounced their existing agreement with others of the United States in – and attempted to establish a new nation in which the authority of the central government would be strictly limited and the.

Selected Special Collections Confederate States of America Collection Publications issued in the South during the Civil War. T he Confederate State of America Collection brings together publications selected from the Library's general collections and books received from such sources as the Rebel Archives of the War Department.

The 1,volume collection is particularly rich in documents. Full text of "Civil history of the government of the Confederate States" See other formats. The Civil History Of The Confederate States. THE political history of the Confederate States of America somewhat distinctly begins in with "the Settlement" of sectional agitation by the Compromise measures of that year, enacted by the Congress of the United States, approved by the President, confirmed by decisions of the Supreme court, endorsed in resolutions, political platforms and.

Filed under: United States -- History -- Civil War, The American War: Its Origin, Cause and Probable Results, Considered Specially With Regard to Slavery (Dunedin, NZ: J.

Mackay, ), by Thomas Halliwell (PDF in Australia). Confederacy, name commonly given to the Confederate States of America (–65), the government established by the Southern states of the United States after their secession from the Union.

(For the events leading up to secession and for the military operations of the Confederacy in the conflict between North and South which followed, see Civil War.). The Confederate States of America: What Might Have Been.

by Roger L. Ransom, W.W. Norton & Co., pages, $ One of the appeals of military studies is the counterfactual—the “what if” of history—and none is more enduring than the possibility of Confederate triumph.

With Union troops closing in on the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia, in early AprilPresident Jefferson Davis and the rest of his government fled southward, allegedly carrying with Author: Sarah Pruitt.

American Civil War alternate histories are alternate history fiction that focuses on the Civil War ending differently or not occurring. The American Civil War is a popular point of divergence in English-language alternate history fiction.

The most common variants detail the victory and survival of the Confederate common variants include a Union victory under different circumstances. Well known historian of the Civil War, William Davis, has written a nicely done political history of the Confederate States of America.

While, as the author notes (page ix), "The campaigns and battles are here," the main thrust of the book is (page x) "seeks to present a comprehensive view of everything else that went into making the Confederate national experience"/5.

Third in “The U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War” series of campaign brochures from the U.S. Army Center of Military History that commemorate our national sacrifices during the American Civil War, The Gettysburg Campaign: June–July describes the turning point in the “Battle Between the States.” Authors Carol Reardon and Tom.

Fisher shewing [sic] Union attack, Jany 15th From survey made after surrender by U.S. Engineers. Map shows area surrounding forts Fisher, Buchanan and Anderson near Smithville, N.C. Fort Fisher, located on the peninsula formed by the Atlantic Ocean and the Cape Fear River, was the primary target of the Union assault.

Details include locations of Confederate batteries, abatis, spikes. A Civil History of the Government of the Confederate States originally published in pages; paperback: The historical background of the Confederate Government and Constitution by one of its drafters.

Dietz, August The Confederate States Post-Office Department originally published in 48 pages; paperback:   The United Daughters of the Confederacy, a women’s group that was formed inled the effort to revise Confederate history at the turn of the 20th : Coleman Lowndes. Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States History, Volume 12 Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States History, Clement Anselm Evans: Editor: Clement Anselm Evans: Publisher: Confederate publishing Company, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX.

Confederate States of America, the government of 11 Southern states that seceded from the Union in –61, following the election of Abraham Lincoln as U.S.

president, prompting the American Civil War (–65). The Confederacy acted as. Davis's subtitle calls this book a "history of the Confederate States of America," when in fact it might be more accurately titled a "history of the Confederacy's failure." Indeed, Davis clearly set out to write a book explaining the South's collapse, which, although intrinsically important to Civil War history, narrows his scope and leaves out.

The Confederate States of America: There had been many woeful misunderstandings between North and South in the years that led up to the Civil War, but the most tragic misunderstanding of all was that neither side realized, until it was too late, that the other side was desperately in earnest.

The documents associated with the government of the Confederate States of America provide insight to not only the reasons for secession, but insight to some of the founding principles of the United States government. In many cases, the reason for secession was based on. Page 6 - States, and of amendments thereto, they constituted a general government for special purposes, delegated to that government certain definite powers, reserving, each State to itself, the residuary mass of right to their own self-government ; and that whensoever the general government assumes undelegated powers, its acts are unauthoritative, void, and of no force.

Constitution of the Confederate States of America. Ma Preamble. We, the people of the Confederate States, each State acting in its sovereign and independent character, in order to form a permanent federal government, establish justice, insure domestic tranquillity, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity invoking the favor and guidance of Almighty God.

A summary of The Confederate Side: – in History SparkNotes's The Civil War – Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of The Civil War – and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans.

The History of the Civil War in the United States: Its Cause, Origin, Progress and Conclusion (Jones Brothers, Zeigler, McCurdy and Co. edition, ), by Samuel.

Alphabetical listing of men who served as officers in the navy for the Confederate States during the Civil War, The listings include available biographical information, including birth and appointment dates, progression of rankings, naval appointments, and surrender or capture dates.

This book is a condensed version of Davis' magnum opus, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government and covers such topics as the causes of the War Between the States, the slavery controversey, the right of secession, the key battles of the war, and the capture or surrender of the Southern leaders/5.

AFAIK, the whole idea of states' rights was made up by Confederate apologists to hide the fact that the only right the CSA wanted to protect is the right to hold slaves.

In the last years of the war, the Confederate government became more and more centralized and even nationalized great parts of the southern industry IIRC. Confederate Operations in Montreal during the American Civil War By Barry Sheehy with photography by Cindy Wallace Baraka Books, pages $ Reviewed by Sandra Stock Originally published in Quebec Heritage News, Spring “The main theme of this book is the little-known role that.

United States -- History Civil War,Confederate States of America -- History, Confederate States of America -- Biography, United States -- History Civil War, Biography Publisher Atlanta, Ga., Confederate Pub. Co Collection cdl; civilwardocuments; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California.

Eric Foner, the DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University, is the author of numerous books on the Civil War and Reconstruction. His most recent book, The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery (), has received the Pulitzer, Bancroft, and Lincoln Prizes.The Statutes at Large of the Provisional Government of the Confederate States of America, from the Institution of the Government, February 8,to its Termination, FebruInclusive; Arranged in Chronological Order.

Together with the Constitution for the Provisional Government, and the Permanent Constitution of the Confederate States, and the Treaties Concluded by the.Description The title, A Short History, may strike a modern mind as ironic.

Compare it, however, to the previous work by the same author, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government–one thousand four hundred and forty-nine pages of text–and the irony disappears.