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belonging to a period before a war especially the American Civil War

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13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entertainment Weekly calls the matchup 'flawless,' while Huffington Post declares this 'one of the best Crossroads shows ever' when the iconic Stevie Nicks and country superstar trio Lady Antebellum, make their CMT CROSSROADS debut tonight, Friday, September 13 at 10:00 p.
That firemen have embodied traits associated with the most pronounced versions of manliness was a novel component of Amy Greenberg's thesis in Cause for Alarm: The Volunteer Fire Department in the Nineteenth-Century City (Princeton, 1997), which definitively makes the case that antebellum volunteer fire companies were far more intent on shoring up manhood than feeding class conflict.
To be sure, the figure of the mother is uniformly romanticized in sentimental literature of the nineteenth century, and the heart-rending absence of the mother in many antebellum slave narratives often serves the abolitionist's objective further to inculpate slavery's vicious defilement of the "Empire of the Mother"-- a paradoxical ideal of limited power and delimiting feminine subjectivity constructed by Northern middle-class writers of conduct manuals, sentimental literature, and popular women's magazines.
Whether Turner's revolt truly generated a mythological hero and tradition of rebelliousness in the antebellum slave quarters, however, remains unanswered by French.
Raising Kane; Elisha Kent Kane and the culture of fame in antebellum America.
Using these texts as representative of antebellum African American fiction seems tantamount to thinking of Douglass's 1845 Narrative and Jacobs's Incidents as prototypes of slave narratives.
5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With their fifth studio album release, 747, just around the corner, Lady Antebellum will be celebrating with their fans at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven-time GRAMMY award-winning trio Lady Antebellum has partnered with NY-based home textile manufacturer Divatex, Inc.
Strategies for survival; recollections of bondage in Antebellum Virginia.
The complexity of its analyses presented in often graceful prose makes for a persuasive argument that an influential middle class did exist in the antebellum South.
Synopsis: "Free Blacks in Antebellum Texas" is an anthology of essays by Harold R.
The subtitle of this book should have been The Masters of Antebellum Politics Assess the Buchanan Presidency, for the nine chapters showcase the talent of the finest historians now writing on antebellum politics.
DETROIT, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven-time Grammy Award-winning group Lady Antebellum has teamed up with national mortgage lender Quicken Loans to give seven lucky fans the backstage experience of a lifetime and a year of relief from their mortgage with the launch of the '7FOR7 Sweepstakes.
And with Country To Country coming back to the 3Arena for Saturday and Sunday, Hillary is looking forward to giving her fans the Lady Antebellum show tomorrow night.
Antebellum and Civil War San Francisco: A Western Theater for Northern & Southern Politics is very specific-and, therefore, very satisfying.