The Lost Cause

The Lost Cause

Publisher:

Published: 1866

Type: BOOK

For several months about this time , and until the evacuation of Richmond , the government steadily sold specie in Richmond at prices approximating that rate ; and but for the value thus given , the money would have completely lost its ...


Statesmen of the Lost Cause

Statesmen of the Lost Cause

Publisher: New York : Literary Guild of America

Published: 1939

Type: BOOK

Jefferson Davis and his cabinet Burton Jesse Hendrick. j — * ~ * ' *w-4 3 STATESMEN OF THE LOST CAUSE _. :3 u _.


Liquor in the Land of the Lost Cause

Liquor in the Land of the Lost Cause

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Published: 2007-12-14

Type: BOOK

While serving as secretary of the mission board, Crumpton held three-day “Baptist rallies” at churches across the state, where he promoted causes such as missions and prohibition. After hearing numerous stories of the damage being done ...


Lost Cause

Lost Cause

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

Published: 2012-10-12

Type: BOOK

At first he lost the use of his left arm, but already the feeling is returning to his fingers. Unless some incompetent doctor causes more damage digging for the piece of metal that is still in there, he should heal.


Pulpits of the Lost Cause

Pulpits of the Lost Cause

Publisher: University of Alabama Press

Published: 2023-02-21

Type: BOOK

At these hatchet- burying events, often moments of conspicuous reconciliation, old soldiers met on equal terms, thereby feeding the Lost Cause narrative that the conflict was between two foes of alike constitutional legitimacy.


Lost Cause

Lost Cause

Publisher: Lerner Publications

Published: 2002-01-01

Type: BOOK

sensed that the South was losing the war . ... If a soldier had a good record , he might receive light punishment , such as loss of pay or extra guard duty . ... A unit of Civil War soldiers drills with their cannons 10 LOST CAUSE.


Air Power's Lost Cause

Air Power's Lost Cause

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Published: 2021-05-01

Type: BOOK

Although most often used by scholars to help explain the South's reaction to losing the Civil War, nowhere were these arguments more apparent than in Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind. Some of the tenets of the Lost Cause include: ...


The Myth of the Lost Cause

The Myth of the Lost Cause

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Published: 2015-10-05

Type: BOOK

“In The Myth of the Lost Cause, noted Civil War scholar and author Ed Bonekemper lays bare one of the most persistent and pernicious examples of revisionist history in the annals of America. The subject could hardly be more timely, ...


The Lost Cause of Rhetoric

The Lost Cause of Rhetoric

Publisher: SIU Press

Published: 1995

Type: BOOK

Onomastic philosophy , in this light , is the use of rhetoric to try to speak the cause of philosophy lost to its own logic ( a cause displaced by the a priori status of effect and predicate ) — that cause of philosophy , rhetoric .


The Lost Cause

The Lost Cause

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Published: 1992

Type: BOOK

In the foreword to its first edition , the British historian A. L. Rowse maintained that such defeated causes in history ... true of descriptions concerning the role of Tories who were on the losing side in the American Revolu- tion .