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Adam W. Dean: An Agrarian Republic
Join assistant professor of history at Lynchburg College, Adam W. Dean, for a discussion and signing of his new book, An Agrarian Republic: Farming, Antislavery Politics, and Nature Parks in the Civil War Era.
The familiar story of the Civil War tells of an agrarian South pitted against a rapidly industrializing North. However, Adam W. Dean argues that the political ideology of the triumphant Republican Party was fundamentally agrarian. Believing small farms owned by families for generationsView more
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