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Domby, Adam H.


The False Cause

Fraud, Fabrication, and White Supremacy in Confederate Memory


Adam H. Domby

The Lost Cause ideology that emerged after the Civil War and flourished in the early twentieth century in essence sought to recast a struggle to perpetuate slavery as a heroic defense of the South. As Adam Domby reveals here, this was not only an insidious goal; it was founded on falsehoods. The... More