Contributor biographical information for The state of Jones : the small southern county that seceded from the Confederacy / Sally Jenkins and John Stauffer.


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JOHN STAUFFER is chair and professor of the History of American Civilization at Harvard University and the award-winning author of The Black Hearts of Men and other books on the Civil War era, including GIANTS: The Parallel Lives of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Jones County (Miss.) -- History -- 19th century.
Knight, Newton, -- ca. 1829-1922.
Unionists (United States Civil War) -- Mississippi -- Jones County.
Mississippi -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
Jones County (Miss.) -- Biography.