Bruce Chadwick, Ph.D., lectures on history and film at Rutgers University in New Jersey. He also teaches writing at New Jersey City University. Previously, he had a long career in journalism, writing on arts and entertainment, a column on trends in American culture–including literature, film, dance, theatre and opera–and features and many columns on sports. Eventually he became an editor at the New York Daily News. He lives in New Jersey with his wife.
Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: December 3, 2002 Price: $15.00
During the late nineteenth century, magazines, newspapers, novelists, and even historians presented a revised version of the Civil War that, intending to reconcile the former foes, downplayed the issues of slavery and racial injustice, and often promoted and reinforced the worst racial stereotypes. The Reel Civil War tells the history of...
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