TITLE

The Myth of the Civil War

AUTHOR(S)
Berke, Matthew
PUB. DATE
October 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1991, Issue 16, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews a book and a documentary film about the Civil War. "The Civil War," directed by Ken Burns; "Abraham Lincoln and the Second American Revolution," by James M. McPherson.
ACCESSION #
17727204

 

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