Martin Griffin

Ashes of the Mind: War and Memory in Northern Literature, 1865-1900

Author: Martin Griffin
In Ashes of the Mind, Martin Griffin examines the work of five Northerners—three poets and two fiction writers—who over a period of four decades explored and articulated the landscape of Civil War memory in postwar America, and in particular in that part of the nation that could, with most justification, claim the victory of