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書名 Slavery and public history : the tough stuff of American memory / edited by James Oliver Horton and Lois E. Horton
出版項 New York : New Press : Distributed by Norton, c2006
國際標準書號 1565849604 (hbk.)
9781565849600
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  306.362 SL16ho 2006    在架上    30500101259078
說明 xiv, 272 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
附註 "A collection of essays that focus on public history and the difficulty that public historians encounter in dealing with the history of American slavery"--Introd
Includes bibliographical references and index
Coming to terms with slavery in twenty-first-century America / Ira Berlin -- If you don't tell it like it was, it can never be as it ought to be / David W. Blight -- Slavery in American history: an uncomfortable national dialogue / James Oliver Horton -- The last great taboo subject: exhibiting slavery at the Library of Congress / John Michael Vlach -- For whom will the Liberty Bell toll? From controversy to cooperation / Gary B. Nash -- Recovering (from) slavery: four struggles to tell the truth / Joanne Melish -- Avoiding history: Thomas Jefferson, Sally Hemings, and the uncomfortable public conversation on slavery / Lois E. Horton -- Southern comfort levels: race, heritage tourism, and the Civil War in Richmond / Marie Tyler-McGraw -- "A cosmic threat": the National Park Service addresses the causes of the American Civil War / Dwight T. Pitcaithley -- In search of a usable past: neo-Confederates and black Confederates / Bruce Levine -- Epilogue: Reflections / Edward T. Linenthal
EAS: YW
主題 Slavery -- United States -- History
Slavery -- Political aspects -- United States -- History
Slavery -- United States -- Historiography
Public history -- United States
Historic sites -- Political aspects -- United States
United States -- Race relations
Alt Author Horton, James Oliver
Horton, Lois E
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