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Douglas Bristol

Knights of the Razor: Black Barbers in Slavery and Freedom. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.


Douglas B. Chambers

Murder at Montpelier: Igbo Africans in Virginia. University Press of Mississippi, 2005.


Max Grivno

Gleanings of Freedom: Free Labor and Slavery along the Mason-Dixon Line, 1790-1860. University of Illinois Press, 2011. 


Deanne Stephens Nuwer

Plague Among the Magnolias: The 1878 Yellow Fever Epidemic in Mississippi. University of Alabama Press, 2009. 


Rebecca A. Tuuri

Strategic Sisterhood: The National Council of Negro Women in the Black Freedom Struggle. University of North Carolina Press, 2018.


Susannah J. Ural

The Harp and the Eagle: Irish-American Volunteers and the Union Army, 1861-1865. New York University Press, 2006

Civil War Citizens: Race, Ethnicity, and Identity in America's Bloodiest Conflict. New York University Press, 2010

Don't Hurry Me Down to Hades: Soldiers and Families in America's Civil War. Osprey Press, October 2013.

Hood’s Boys: The Soldiers and Families of John Bell Hood’s Texas Brigade. Louisiana State University Press, 2018.


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