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

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His suggestion is to re-conceptualize the emergence of antebellum literature from the complex interplay between print culture and what he calls the contemporary culture of rhetoric.
The Lady Antebellum lead singer added that her twins were naturally conceived and that they were a miracle for the family since neither she nor her husband has a family history of twins.
This study challenges characterizations of antebellum Southern collegiate life as the seedbed of rebellion and the training ground for Southern gentlemen.
Sadly, this disturbing generalization has been applied to the antebellum South.
First wave abolitionists introduced tactics and ideas that appeared again in the second antebellum wave.
Using an intellectual history approach that relies on the published writings of leading figures, she argues that women's and black rights activists in the antebellum North found in the idea of "equal adulthood"--the equal recognition of all people at age twenty-one as mature adults--the foundation for a broad range of reforms in public and private life and an effective, if temporary, basis for cross-racial and cross-class cooperation.
Jordan (a native Texan and a past president of the East Texas Historical Association), "Free Blacks in Antebellum Texas" is an impressively organized and presented body of original scholarship
This is certainly worthy of a wide audience, because both honored historians give the backgrounds of their graduate days and the problems that antebellum historians were then probing.
Lady Antebellum is nominated for vocal group of the year at the 50th annual Academy of Country Music Awards to be held on Sunday in Arlington, Texas.
Lady Antebellum are one of the biggest country acts in the world and although she probably could have taken plenty of time off, for Hillary having Eisele made her more determined to get back to music as soon as possible.
It should be noted that "Moral Enterprise: Literature and Education in Antebellum America" is also available in a Multi-Media CD edition (9780814293409, $14.
New York-based low-cost carrier JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) said it is hosting an exclusive live performance by American country pop trio Lady Antebellum.
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Antebellum at sea; maritime fantasies in nineteenth-century America.
Considered the antebellum capitol of the Mid-South, Holly Springs is taking a step back in time to dazzle thousands of visitors at its 74th annual Pilgrimage Tour, "Festival of Art and Architecture," April 13-15.