Another Civil War: Labor, Capital, and the State in the Anthracite Regions of Pennsylvania, 1840-1868 by Grace PalladinoAnother Civil War: Labor, Capital, and the State in the Anthracite Regions of Pennsylvania, 1840-1868 by Grace Palladino

Another Civil War: Labor, Capital, and the State in the Anthracite Regions of Pennsylvania, 1840…

Introduction byGrace Palladino

Paperback | March 30, 2006

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Winner of the Avery Craven Prize, this classic account of the social and economic impact of the Civil War explores the complicated intersections of class, region, ethnicity, and labor militancy during a tumultuous era of social change. It is a model case study of the social and culturalcontext of the Civil War.
Grace Palladino is codirector and an editor of the Samuel Gompers Papers project at the University of Maryland. Her other books are Teenagers: An American History and Skilled Hands, Strong Spirits: A Century of Building Trades History.
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Title:Another Civil War: Labor, Capital, and the State in the Anthracite Regions of Pennsylvania, 1840…Format:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.07 inPublished:March 30, 2006Publisher:Fordham University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823225917

ISBN - 13:9780823225910

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"Demonstrates how [workers'] struggles became enmeshed in the battle over the Union itself..Palladino shows how owners linked the miners' economic struggles and opposition to management's authority with criminal resistance to the draft and disloyalty to the Union .. a masterful job."