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Current VMHB issue

Virginia Magazine of History and Biography

Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, vol. 123, no. 4Volume 123 / 4

  • Virginia's Great Fresh of 1771 and the Politics of Disaster Relief, by Kathleen S. Murphy, pp. 298–323

  • "Preserve Us From Such Democracy": Politics, Slavery, and Political Culture in Antebellum Northwest Virginia, 1850–1861, by Adam J. Zucconi, pp. 324–54

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