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Theodore O"Hara

poet-soldier of the Old South

by Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • O"Hara, Theodore, 1820-1867.,
    • Poets, American -- Homes and haunts -- Southern States.,
    • Irish Americans -- Southern States -- Biography.,
    • Poets, American -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Southern States -- Biography.,
    • Southern States -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-197) and index.

      StatementNathaniel Cheairs Hughes, Jr., and Thomas Clayton Ware.
      ContributionsWare, Thomas Clayton, 1929-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2488 .H75 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL686837M
      ISBN 101572330082
      LC Control Number97033770

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Theodore O"Hara by Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes Download PDF EPUB FB2

This brief life-and-times biography of Theodore O'Hara, famous for his two elegiac poems, "The Old Pioneer" and "The Bivouac of the Dead," provides more times than life in setting the man and his poetry in the context of a Kentucky upbringing and politics, the practice of law and political journalism in the Jacksonian era, filibustering Author: Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes, Thomas Clayton Ware.

Theodore O'Hara () was a prominent journalist and editor of the Mobile Register and a decorated military officer. He is best remembered, however, as the author of an extremely popular poem, "The Bivouac of the Dead," written to honor fallen soldiers of the Mexican War.

The work became a frequent source of quotations to honor soldiers of subsequent wars. Theodore O'HaraO'Hara was born. Book Review: Theodore O’Hara: Poet Soldier of the Old South: ACW Theodore O’Hara: Poet Soldier of the Old South, by Nathan Cheairs Hughes, Jr., and Thomas Clayton Ware, University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville,$Author: Historynet Staff.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hume, Edgar Erskine, Colonel Theodore O'Hara. Charlottesville, Va., The Historical Pub. Co., Colonel Theodore O'Hara, Author Of The Bivouac Of The Dead: Southern Sketches No. 6 [Edgar Erskine Hume] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks. One of the most quoted poets in American history is also one of the least known.

Key lines from Theodore O'Hara's The Bivouac of the Dead can be found in cemeteries and on monuments throughout the country, especially the South, and as far away as Europe.

During the s, the elegy became the official verse chosen by the U.S. government to commemorate the Civil War dead. Theodore O’Hara Although Theodore O’Hara fought for the Confederacy in the Civil War, his poem became deeply connected with the mourning of Union dead.

During the Civil War, as Arlington National Cemetery was being established (), Quartermaster General Montgomery Meigs ordered lines from the poem inscribed on the cemetery’s gate. —from “The Bivouac of the Dead” by Theodore O’Hara.

With this book, Nathaniel Hughes and Thomas Ware offer the first complete biography of O’Hara and also analyze how “The Bivouac of the Dead”—originally written in honor of Kentuckians who had died in the War with Mexico—became so famous even as its author fell into obscurity.

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