The Scalawags: Southern Dissenters in the Civil War and Reconstruction

Citation data:

Civil War Book Review, ISSN: 1528-6592, Vol: 5, Issue: 2, Page: 14

Publication Year:
2003
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https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol5/iss2/14
Author(s):
Noyalas, Jonathan A.
Publisher(s):
Louisiana State University Press
review description
Against the Tide Traitorous veil lifted from Southern Unionists For decades following the American Civil War individuals who opposed the Reconstruction policies of the Republican Party portrayed scalawags negatively, utilizing terms such as traitor or Judas Iscariot. Historian Ja....