The South to Posterity is Freeman’s endeavor to familiarize readers with good history on the Civil War in response to the popularity of novels like Gone With the Wind.
“The pre-eminent study of Confederate historical writing”¦invaluable as a guide to the printed literature of the wartime South. –Civil War Books.
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Freeman, Douglas Southall. THE SOUTH TO POSTERITY: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE WRITING OF CONFEDERATE HISTORY. New York: 1939. 1st ed., 235p. (Howes F-351, ITC #63).