Bloody Dawn: The Christiana Riot and Racial Violence in the

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I see The Civil War as a wonderful example of the split personality of Civil War memory. The fragile pastoral and agricultural activities of production have been brought almost to a standstill by the civil war. Her shoes are—gone her stockings cut from her feet—while blood marked every step; but she saw nothing, felt nothing, till dimly, as in a dream, she saw the Ohio side and a man helping her up the bank. Two of the delegates, Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, met there and became friends.

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Publisher: Oxford University Press (October 20, 1994)


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