Table of contents for Honoring the Civil War dead : commemoration and the problem of reconciliation / John R. Neff.

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Tables, Figures, and Illustrations 000
Acknowledgments 000
Introduction: "All Care for the Dead Is for the Sake of the Living": The Loyal and the Rebel Dead 1
1 "This Mysterious Providence": Americans' Initial Responses to Civil War Death 000
2 "A Heroic, Eminent Death": The National Dimensions of Lincoln's Assassination 000
3 "One Interminable Grave-Yard": Northern Dominance in the Commemoration of the Soldier Dead 000
4 "Death in a Far-Off, Stranger's Land": Southern Creation and Commemoration 000
5 "Something Like a National Act": The Uneasy Synthesis of American Nationalism 000
6 The Congregation of the Dead
Appendix A. National Cemeteries Created for the Civil War Soldier Dead, 1861-1875 000
Appendix B. Numerical Abstract of the Commission for Marking Graves of Confederate Dead, 1906-1912 000
Notes 000
Bibliography 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Monuments.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Influence.
Soldiers' monuments -- United States -- History.
Soldiers' monuments -- Southern States -- History.
Nationalism -- United States -- History.
Nationalism -- Southern States -- History.
Reconciliation -- History -- 19th century.
Reconciliation -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1933.
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.