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Author Johnson, Russell L. (Russell Lee), 1960-

Title Warriors into workers : the Civil War and the formation of urban-industrial society in a northern city / Russell L. Johnson
Edition First edition
Published New York : Fordham University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 388 pages) : illustrations
Series North's Civil War, 1089-8719 ; no. 24
North's Civil War ; no. 24. 1089-8719
Contents The key city : Dubuque before the Civil War -- "Volunteer while you may" : mobilization for the war -- Independent soldiers and soldier-sons : the social origins of enlistees -- "The boys all stood to the work manfully" : the army as an industrial workplace -- Ten thousand men in shebangs : the army as an urban working-class environment -- "A duty of the hour" : the home front in Dubuque -- The Civil War generation : military service and social mobility -- Conclusion : Hawkeyes in blue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-377) and index
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Subject Industrialization -- Iowa -- Dubuque -- History -- 19th century.
Soldiers -- Iowa -- Dubuque -- History -- 19th century.
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
Dubuque (Iowa) -- History, Military -- 19th century.
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Iowa -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Economic aspects.
Iowa -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Economic aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Influence.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
Genre/Form History.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003012073
ISBN 082324864X (electronic bk.)
1417534133 (electronic bk.)
9780823248643 (electronic bk.)
9781417534135 (electronic bk.)