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Remembering the Author of the “Lost Cause” Mentality

Today in 1886, Father Abram J. Ryan died, a poet whose book Poems, Patriotic, Religious and Miscellaneous would go through forty editions and three generations of Southern children, Father Ryan shaped the minds and memories of Southerners, particularly in regard to romanticizing the Southern defeat in the Civil War. Read more about him and other significant Civil War figures in Mercer University Press’s line of Civil War biography!

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