The Confederate dirty war : arson, bombings, assassination, and plots for chemical and germ attacks on the Union / Jane Singer
- Singer, Jane Sherrod
- Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 
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- Physical Description:
- ix, 174 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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- "This is a history of Confederate efforts to terrorize, demoralize and defeat the North by attacking civilians and the government, using means outside the bounds of conventional warfare. It covers arsonists, "destructionists," engineers of chemical and biological weapons, bands of mobile operatives, and a variety of other nefarious characters and those who opposed them"--Provided by publisher.
- Political violence—Confederate States of America—History
- Political violence—United States—History—19th century
- Subversive activities—Confederate States of America—History
- Subversive activities—United States—History—19th century
- Arson—Political aspects—United States—History—19th century
- Bombings—United States—History—19th century
- Assassination—United States—History—19th century
- Weapons of mass destruction—United States—History—19th century
- Confederate States of America—Politics and government
- United States—History—Civil War, 1861-1865—Underground movements
- 0786419733 (softcover : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-168) and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- UP-PAT copy: Purchased with funds from the Warren W. Hassler Civil War Era Libraries Collections Endowment; 20056.
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