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Henry Toole Clark : Civil War governor of North Carolina / R. Matthew Poteat ; foreword by Joe A. Mobley.

Author/creator Poteat, R. Matthew, 1969-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoJefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2009.
Descriptionx, 207 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Frontier aristocrats -- Coming into his own -- "We rely upon his honesty" -- "North Carolina has been neglected" -- "With no man to protect us" -- "That odious constitution".
Abstract "This is the first in-depth, comprehensive biography of Henry Toole Clark, North Carolina's second Civil War governor. It explores Clark's role as a member of the Old South's planter elite and his change in status after the war, his slaveholding business, the constitutional crisis that made him governor, and his career during years of Reconstruction"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 193-201) and index.
LCCN 2008053641
ISBN9780786437283 (softcover : alk. paper)
ISBN0786437286 (softcover : alk. paper)

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Joyner NC Stacks F 258.C58 P68 2009 ✔ Available Place Hold

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