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Views from the Dark Side of American History

Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War

176 pages / 5.50 x 8.50 inches / None

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American History

  Paperback / 9780807139028 / November 2011

Throughout his long and influential career, Michael Fellman has explored the tragic side of American history. Incorporating essays written over the past thirty years—two of them previously unpublished, and the others not widely available—Views from the Dark Side of American History reveals some of the major personal and scholarly concerns of his career and illuminates his approach to history, research, applied theory, and analysis.

Michael Fellman, Professor Emeritus of History at Simon Fraser University, in Vancouver, British Columbia, is the author of eight books, including In the Name of God and Country: Reconsidering Terrorism in American History (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010); The Making of Robert E. Lee (New York: Random House, 2000); Citizen Sherman: A Life of William T. Sherman (New York: Random House, 1995); and Inside War: The Guerrilla Conflict in Missouri During the American Civil War (New York: Oxford University Press, 1989).

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