War cemeteries: United States Civil War

Burns, M. 2015

‘A Confederate memorial “equal of Ghettysburg”: sectionalism and memory in the establishment of Manassas National Battlefield Park, 1890-1940’, Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 123:2, 140-170.

Elliott, B. 2011

‘Memorialising the Civil War dead: modernity and corruption under the Grant Administration’, Markers, 27, 14-55.

Faust, D. 2008

This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War, Vintage Civil War Library: New York.

Grant, S. 2005

‘Raising the dead: war, memory and American national identity’, Nations and Nationalism, 11, 4, 509-529.


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