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ISBN10: 0806139811 ISBN13: 9780806139814 DDC: 355.00978 LCC: F594 Edition: (hardcover : alk. paper)

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-264) and index. The Gilded Age Army : men, money, and missions -- Ways of thinking : the mental worlds of officers -- Soldiers, servants, or slaves? : work in the frontier Army -- Worlds together, worlds apart : class and leisure culture -- Starvation and succulence : consumption in the Army -- Uncle Sam's gentlemen, Uncle Sam's slaves : class tensions in the Army -- "A promiscuous arrangement" : race and ethnicity in the frontier Army.

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  • LCC: F594
  • Dewey Decimal: 355.00978

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xvi, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition Info: (hardcover : alk. paper)

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