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  Volume 59, Number 4, December 2013

Table of Contents

Special Issue: The Trauma of War


p. 412

Editors’ Overview

p. 413


Reflections on “The Trauma of War” and Shook over Hell

pp. 414-418

Difficult Hunting: Accessing Connecticut Patient Records to Learn about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder during the Civil War

pp. 419-452

“A Burden Too Heavy to Bear”: War Trauma, Suicide, and Confederate Soldiers

pp. 453-491

“Cowardice Weakness or Infirmity, Whichever It May Be Termed”: A Shadow History of the Civil War

pp. 492-526

Reviews and Notes

We Have the War upon Us: The Onset of the Civil War, November 1860–April 1861 by William J. Cooper (review)

pp. 527-529

The Southern Political Tradition by Michael Perman (review)

pp. 529-530

Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil War by Tony Horwitz (review)

pp. 530-531

John Brown Still Lives! America’s Long Reckoning with Violence, Equality, and Change by R. Blakeslee Gilpin (review)

pp. 532-535

Steamboats and the Rise of the Cotton Kingdom by Robert Gudmestad (review)

pp. 535-537

The Abolitionist Imagination by Andrew Delbanco (review)

pp. 537-538

War upon the Land: Military Strategy and the Transformation of Southern Landscapes during the American Civil War by Lisa M. Brady (review)

pp. 538-540

The Iron Way: Railroads, the Civil War, and the Making of Modern America by William G. Thomas (review)

pp. 540-541

Lincoln and the Border States: Preserving the Union by William C. Harris (review)

pp. 541-543

Marching with Sherman: Through Georgia and the Carolinas with the 154th New York by Mark H. Dunkelman (review)

pp. 544-545

Rebels on the Border: Civil War, Emancipation, and the Reconstruction of Kentucky and Missouri by Aaron Astor (review)

pp. 545-546

Battle Hymns: The Power and Popularity of Music in the Civil War by Christian McWhirter (review)

pp. 546-548

George Henry Thomas: As True as Steel by Brian Steel Wills (review)

pp. 548-549

The Jackson County War: Reconstruction and Resistance in Post–Civil War Florida by Daniel R. Weinfeld (review)

pp. 549-551

A Punishment on the Nation: An Iowa Soldier Endures the Civil War by Ed. Brian Craig Miller (review)

p. 551

Inventing Stonewall Jackson: A Civil War Hero in History and Memory by Wallace Hettle (review)

pp. 552-553

Book Notes

pp. 553-556

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