Intensely human [electronic resource] : the health of the Black soldier in the American Civil War / Margaret Humphreys
- Humphreys, Margaret, 1955-
- Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
- Physical Description:
- xx, 197 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm.
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- License restrictions may limit access.
- The Black body at war -- The pride of true manhood -- Biology and destiny -- Medical care -- Region, disease, and the vulnerable recruit -- Louisiana -- Death on the Rio Grande -- Telling the story.
- Russell, Ira, 1815-1888
- African American soldiers—Health and hygiene—History—19th century
- African American soldiers—Mortality—History—19th century
- Masculinity—United States—History—19th century
- Human body—Social aspects—United States—History—19th century
- Racism—United States—History—19th century
- United States—History—Civil War, 1861-1865—Participation, African American
- United States—History—Civil War, 1861-1865—Health aspects
- United States—History—Civil War, 1861-1865—Social aspects
- United States—Race relations—History—19th century
- 9780801886966 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0801886961 (hbk. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (p. -190) and index.
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