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Author Nemerov, Alexander

Title Acting in the night : Macbeth and the places of the Civil War / Alexander Nemerov

Publ Info Berkeley : University of California Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  E468.9 .N46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "Ahmanson-Murphy fine arts imprint."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-283) and index
Contents Introduction: a drop that dyes the seas -- A stone's throw : Charlotte Cushman -- The flame of place : Abraham Lincoln -- The glass case : interior life in Washington, D.C. -- Acoustic shadows : the Battle of Bristoe Station -- Center of echoes : Castle Murray, Fauquier County, Virginia -- Ghosts : the death of Colonel Thomas Ruffin, October 17, 1863 -- Sound and fury : nature in Virginia
LC subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Theater and the war
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects
Theater and society -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 19th century
Theater -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 19th century
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- United States
Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects
Washington (D.C.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century
Virginia -- Social conditions -- 19th century
ISBN 9780520251861 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520251865 (cloth : alk. paper)