The Impending Crisis

Author: David M. Potter
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780061319297
Size: 59.13 MB
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Examines the problems of slavery, expansion, and sectionalism between 1848 and 1861.

The Impending Crisis

Author: David M. Potter
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061319295
Size: 74.31 MB
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Now available in a new edition, The Impending Crisis remains one of the most celebrated works of American historical writing.

Prelude To Civil War

Author: William W. Freehling
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195076813
Size: 56.44 MB
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Now once again available, Prelude to Civil War is still the definitive work on the subject, and one of the most important in ante-bellum studies.

1861

Author: Adam Goodheart
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1400032199
Size: 50.27 MB
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Chronicles the revolution of ideas that preceded--and led to--the start of the Civil War, looking at a diverse cast of characters and the actions of citizens throughout the country in their efforts to move beyond compromise and end slavery.

The Illustrated Battle Cry Of Freedom

Author: James M. McPherson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199743902
Size: 61.27 MB
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This authoritative volume makes sense of that vast and confusing "second American Revolution" we call the Civil War, a war that transformed a nation and expanded our heritage of liberty.

Year Of Meteors

Author: Douglas R. Egerton
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1596916192
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The prequel to Team of Rivals describes the events that led up to Abraham Lincoln outmaneuvering prominent Republicans and his biggest rival, Stephen Douglas, to win the presidency with a record-low percent of the popular vote.