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South Atlantic Quarterly (1950) 49 (3): 429.
Published: 01 July 1950
...Theodore Ropp Virginia on Guard: Civilian Defense and the State Militia in the Second World War . By Schlegel Marvin Wilson . Richmond : Virginia State Library , 1949 . Pp. xxiii , 286 . $3.50. . Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 Book Reviews 429 Virginia...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1958) 57 (2): 288–289.
Published: 01 April 1958
...Theodore Ropp Negro Militia and Reconstruction . By Singletary Otis A. . Austin : University of Texas Press , 1957 . Pp. xi , 181 . $3.75 . Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 288 The South Atlantic Quarterly that the family of Sarah Shelton, who at sixteen became...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (4): 791–808.
Published: 01 October 2008
... posits the Janjawid, an especially recriminatory and bloody militia mobilized by the riverine Khartoum government against the “black Darfurians,” as the postcolonial instance through which to think about the figure of the unsettler. © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 Grant Farred The Unsettler...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (1): 87–108.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., determined to change US policy toward Sudan. One of the signature activities of the Sudan movement was the practice of “slave redemption,” in which activists purchased people who had been abducted by northern militias, bringing them back to their villages in southern Sudan. Overall, the conflict in Sudan...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (2): 456–463.
Published: 01 April 2021
.... Protestors and critical economists, meanwhile, remain locked out of decision-making by an unaccountable political class. Options for the future include chaos and predation under militia rule, an International Monetary Fund agreement bringing privatization and austerity, a growth-oriented interventionist...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1904) 3 (2): 154–165.
Published: 01 April 1904
... in Charleston, it hurried Brigadier-General William Caswell with a force of 700 militia to the rescue, but fortunately for the troops, the city fell before they reached it. The Assembly also appointed Richard Caswell, whose term as governor had expired, major-general of the large force to be sent...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1904) 3 (1): 27–38.
Published: 01 January 1904
... expense 5,000 militia to complete any military operation begun by Gen. Moore. On the 21st of November it was resolved that, since South Carolina was burdened with a numerous internal enemy and could not of herself raise a sufficient force, a brigade of militia consisting ot two battalions under...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1903) 2 (4): 314–324.
Published: 01 October 1903
... vested. These powers were small, however, in comparison with the large mili­ tary powers conferred upon it. Next in power and under its immediate control were the District Committees of Safety, six in number, consisting of thirteen members each. The duty of these committees was to control the militia...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (2): 183–188.
Published: 01 April 1916
... relating to the militia has treated it as a genuine national institution or pro­ vided for the training of as much as one per cent of the popu­ lation. Yet some months before the Declaration of Independ­ ence, Washington, with clear eye and accurate judgment, had written to the Continental Congress...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1926) 25 (1): 13–24.
Published: 01 January 1926
... militia companies of the city to move to Darlington by special train. In the meantime the people of the city, already hostile to the Governor and to the Dispensary, were stirred to fury by the inflammatory bulletins of The State. The com­ panies, intimidated by the threats of the populace, and acting...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1904) 3 (3): 232–238.
Published: 01 July 1904
... soldiers from the country south of Mason and Dixon s line to reach the army that beleagured Boston, and from that time to the end of the struggle the Maryland troops, whether they were of the militia, the Flying Camp, or the famous line, did valiantly. To no other State was it given to have troops in every...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1979) 78 (4): 531–532.
Published: 01 October 1979
... as a distinct participant. Who could characterize each of these militia captains 532 The South Atlantic Quarterly but Bass? Col. Thomas Fletchall, the fat old coward ; Thomas Brown, his toasted feet still aching, was of heroic mould ; Robert Cunningham, a man of superior education and common sense ; Ma­ jor...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 January 1949
..., clothing or uniforms, concubines or prostitutes or washerwomen, discipline or punishment, contractors or sutlers, roads or transportation, pay or graft. In these matters Jacobs sometimes breaks new ground. The work leaves a bit to be desired as institutional history. The militia, although strictly speaking...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 January 1949
... or uniforms, concubines or prostitutes or washerwomen, discipline or punishment, contractors or sutlers, roads or transportation, pay or graft. In these matters Jacobs sometimes breaks new ground. The work leaves a bit to be desired as institutional history. The militia, although strictly speaking not a part...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1937) 36 (1): 49–52.
Published: 01 January 1937
... than an Inch into the flour. The salvaging of the cargo involves a deplorable story of lack of co-operation with the authorities. The Militia were called to unload the flour, but after getting off a small and easily accessible quantity, they demanded half of it as payment for their work, and departed...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (4): 1075–1102.
Published: 01 October 1995
... of land that many men fought to the death. Lebanese nationalism was invoked under the different banners of competing ideologies which were generally organized into autonomous groups, tribal militias, each of whom claimed to represent the best interests of a Lebanon that in fact often served only...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1952) 51 (4): 608–610.
Published: 01 October 1952
... reflected the spread of elementary edu­ cation and of universal liability to service. Englishmen were drafted only into the navy and the militia, but militia life was so dull that many of the more adventurous volunteered into the regulars. During the latter years of the war the old professionals, yokels, ne...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1980) 79 (2): 189–203.
Published: 01 April 1980
... that in the aftermath of the revolution there could be no alteration in the military customs of republicanism, Washington looked for an alternative between the competent protection of a stand­ ing army and the politically acceptable militia. Writing in his Senti­ ments on a Peace Establishment, Washington proposed...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1903) 2 (2): 114–124.
Published: 01 April 1903
... of the militia so as to make it of effective service. The sapient lawmakers were afraid of militarism, much more, it seemed, than of federal invasion or domestic disorder. In May, 1862, the governor was forced to issue a proclamation calling for volunteer militia, but received no prompt response. Again...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1907) 6 (1): 58–66.
Published: 01 January 1907
... in town & only a few scattering unarmed militia % after 5 oclock 5. o clock 30 or 40 barges are in view ! While the enemy were slowly marching on Washington the utmost confusion and uncertainty prevailed there. The Virginia troops, under the command of Colonel George Minor of the 10th regiment of Virginia...