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The Reconstruction of Mark Twain: How a Confederate Bushwhacker Became the Lincoln of Our Literature


Jack P. Maddex


The Civil War Influence on an American Literary Icon

In his 1953 book The Civil War, the southern writer James Street counter-intuitively selected Mark Twain as “My Favorite Confederate." Few others have made strong connections between Twain and the Southern Confederacy. Now, in ....