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These Honored Dead

How The Story Of Gettysburg Shaped American Memory

by Thomas A. Desjardin

  • 21 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Da Capo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil war,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Nationalism,
  • U.S. History - Civil War And Reconstruction (1860-1877),
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Historiography,
  • Military - United States,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Political Ideologies - Nationalism,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysb,
  • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863,
  • Influence,
  • Memory,
  • National characteristics, American,
  • Social aspects,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9867493M
    ISBN 100306813823
    ISBN 109780306813825

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Oct 25,  · These Honored Dead: A Lincoln and Speed Mystery Paperback – August 9, by Jonathan F. Putnam (Author)/5(77). His historical mysteries in the Lincoln & Speed Mystery Series include A House Divided (July ); Final Resting Place (published ), Perish from the Earth () and These Honored Dead ().

Jonathan has given many Jonathan Putnam is a writer and attorney/5(). Dec 12,  · These Honored Dead Paperback – November 2, by Thomas A. Desjardin (Author)Cited by: “These Honored Dead feels so completely authentic that it might very well be a recovered journal from the nineteenth century, peopled with true-life investigators named Lincoln and Speed.

But the pacing is so assured, and the mystery is so intriguing that it can’t be anything but a masterfully crafted modern novel.

Aug 09,  · stars "These Honored Dead" is told from the first-person point-of-view of Joshua Speed, who runs a store in a small western town in Illinois. The book begins when a brand new lawyer, Abraham Lincoln, comes into town needing a place to stay and ends up sharing a bed with Speed/5(4). But how much truth is behind the legend.

In These Honored Dead, Thomas A. Desjardin, a prominent Civil War historian and a perceptive cultural observer, demonstrates how These Honored Dead book our knowledge of this enormous event has become, and why. He examines how Americans, for seven score years, have shaped, used, altered, and sanctified our national memory, fashioning the story of Gettysburg as a /5(4).

Nov 12,  · These Honored Dead: How The Story Of Gettysburg Shaped American Memory. Ever since the guns of Gettysburg fell silent, and Lincoln delivered his famous two-minute speech four months after the battle, the story of this three-day conflict has become an American legend/5.

These honored dead: how the story of Gettysburg shaped American memory User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict For many Americans, the name Gettysburg conjures up images of 5/5(1).

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"These Honored Dead feels so completely authentic that it might very well be a recovered journal from the nineteenth century, peopled with true-life investigators named Lincoln and Speed. But the pacing is so assured and the mystery is so intriguing that it can't be anything but a masterfully crafted modern novel.

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Putnam. Thomas A. Desjardin's These Honored Dead is a decent introduction to some of the popular myths that have spawned and lingered from Gettysburg since the battle occurred. The popularized version of Gettysburg from. Jonathan Putnam is a writer and attorney.

A graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, he is a nationally renowned trial lawyer and recognized Lincoln scholar. His Lincoln and Speed Mystery Series includes A House Divided (), Final Resting Place (), Perish from the Earth () and These Honored Dead ().

“These Honored Dead feels so completely authentic that it might very well be a recovered journal from the nineteenth century, peopled with true-life investigators named Lincoln and Speed. But the pacing is so assured, and the mystery is so intriguing that it can't be anything but a masterfully crafted modern novel.

Buy a cheap copy of These Honored Dead book by Jonathan F. Putnam. Free shipping over $ Aug 09,  · Joshua Speed, the enterprising second son of a wealthy plantation owner, has struck off on his own. But before long he makes a surprising and crucial new acquaintance—a freshly minted lawyer by the name of Abraham Lincoln.

When an orphaned girl from a neighboring town is found murdered and suspicion falls on her aunt, Speed makes it his mission to clear her good name. Of Brand: Blackstone Publishing.

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Inspired by actual events from the American frontier, Jonathan Putnam's thrilling debut, These Honored Dead, brings a verve and vigor to the historical mystery genre that listeners haven't seen since Caleb Carr's The Alienist.

These Honored Dead A Lincoln and Speed Mystery (Book): Putnam, Jonathan F.: Joshua Speed, the enterprising second son of a wealthy plantation owner, has struck off on his own.

But before long, he makes a surprising and crucial new acquaintance--a freshly minted lawyer by the name of Abraham Lincoln. When an orphaned girl from a neighboring town is found murdered and suspicion falls on her. Apr 15,  · --Civil War Books and Authors From These Honored Dead is an important addition to the growing field of conflict archaeology.

Despite the thousands of histories of the Civil War, it aptly illustrates that archaeologists have much to contribute before the whole story is told.These Honored Dead By Thomas A. Desjardin Read by Lewis Grenville Ever since the guns of Gettysburg fell silent, and Lincoln delivered his famous two-minute speech four months after the battle, the story of this three-day conflict has become an American atholmoraleephotography.com Rating: % positive.Sep 08,  · A young store owner and an up-and-coming lawyer start a lifelong relationship in Jonathan Putnam’s These Honored Dead.

Joshua Speed runs a general store in Springfield, Illinois. When he’s asked if he has room for a new man in town to bunk with him, Speed reluctantly agrees to share his bed—not an unusual circumstance in.