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Authors@UF: J. Matthew Gallman


Mar 20 4:00 PM - Mar 20 5:00 PM

Professor of History and Author of "Defining Duty in the Civil War: Personal Choice, Popular Culture and the Union Home Front"
Defining Duty is an attempt to understand how northerners came to understand the proper roles of good citizens during the Civil War, relying on the things they read (novels, short stories, cartoons, song sheets, etc.).

Published by the University of North Carolina Press, March 2015
Governor Andrew Award, Seven & Eight Park Street Foundation, Boston.
Bobbie and John Nau Book Prize in American Civil War Era History, University of Virginia. Florida Book Awards, Nonfiction, Silver Medal.
Civil War Monitor, Best Book of the Year selection.

Contact: Barbara Hood

Website: http://cms.uflib.ufl.edu/authorsuf/Gallman

Location: Smathers Library, Room 100

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