The Impending Crisis

Author: David M. Potter
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Now available in a new edition, The Impending Crisis remains one of the most celebrated works of American historical writing.

They Have No Rights

Author: Applewood Books (CRT)
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 1557099952
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Potter, The Impending Crisis, 1848-1861, pp. 283, 285. 11. Bernard Schwartz,
From Confederation to Nation, 1835-1877 (Baltimore, 1973), p. 108. 12. Ibid., pp.
114-15. 13. Wallace Mendelson, "Dred Scott's Case— Reconsidered," Minnesota
Law Review 38 (1953): 28. See also Stanley I. Kutler, Judicial Power and
Reconstruction Politics (Chicago, 1968), p. 9. 14. Even Justice Curtis was quoted
as saying: "If you ask me what the Supreme Court of the United States decided in
the case ...

The Republic In Crisis 1848 1861

Author: John Ashworth
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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Helper wasted little time on the sufferings of the slaves; his indictment of slavery
was political and eco— nomic rather than moral. But it stung the southern
leadership none the less for that. In 1857 Helper achieved sudden fame when he
published his attack on the southern social system in a book entitled The
Impending Crisis of the South. It provoked a storm of controversy. Much of the
volume consisted of reams of statistics, many of them taken from the census of
1850, and all of them ...

Four Score And Four

Author: Gil Hahn
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On February 4, 1861 representatives of the seceded: D.M. Potter, The Impending
Crisis 1848-1861 at 498-499. 421. The enthusiasm for secession of the upper
south: D.M. Potter, The Impending Crisis 1848-1861 at 507-510. J.M. McPherson,
Battle Cry of Freedom at 255. 421. Through the winter and into the spring: D.M.
Potter, The Impending Crisis at 526. “Great Anti-Disunion Demonstration at
Vicksburg”, Dec. 10, 1860 New York Times. “important from Georgia”, Jan. 29,
1861, New ...

Union General John A Mcclernand And The Politics Of Command

Author: Christopher C. Meyers
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On the election see Charles G. Sellers, James K. Polk, Continentalist, 1843–1846
(Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1966), 108–161, and Paul F. Boller, Jr.,
Presidential Campaigns, revised edition (New York: Oxford University Press,
1996), 78–81. 26. Illinois State Register, June 21, 1844. 27. See Illinois State
Register, September 6, 1844, and October 18, 1844; quotation from November 1,
1844. 28. For a succinct analysis see David M. Potter, The Impending Crisis,
18481861 ...

Army Regulars On The Western Frontier 1848 1861

Author: Durwood Ball
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806133126
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... State University Press, 1954. Parrish, William E. Turbulent Partnership:
Missouri and the Union, 1861-1865. Columbia: University of Missouri Press,
1965. Pfanz, Donald C. Richard S. Ewell: A Soldier's Life. Civil War America.
Edited by Gary W. Gallagher. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press,
1998. Phillips, Christopher. Damned Yankee: The Life of General Nathaniel Lyon
. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1990. Potter, David M. The Impending
Crisis, 1848-1861.

The Context Of Human Discourse

Author: Eugene Edmond White
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press
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David M. Potter, I be Impending Crisis, 1848-1861 (New York, 1976), 40. Eric
Foner and Olivia Mahoney, A House Divided: America in the Age of Lincoln (New
York, 1990), 40-41; Ronald G. Walters, American Reformers 1815-1860 (New
York, 1978). 3. Potter, The Impending Crisis, esp. 36-37; C. Vann Woodward, The
Burden of Southern History (New York, 1960) and American (Counterpoint:
Slavery and Racism in the North-South Dialogue (Boston, 1971), 140-62; George
M.

Volunteer Forty Niners

Author: Walter T. Durham
Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press
ISBN: 9780826512987
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Potter, The Impending Crisis 1848-1861, 104. 65. Herndon, "The Nashville
Convention of 1850," 219-22. 66. Ellison, A Self-Governing Dominion, 93, 95;
Potter, The Impending Crisis 18481861, p. 108. The Compromise of 1850 is
sometimes referred to as the armistice of 1850 because it contained little real
compromise but a series of balanced concessions to each side. It did not resolve
the issue of slavery but deferred the crisis until the explosion in Kansas in 1855
and finally the ...

Landmark Debates In Congress

Author: Stephen W. Stathis
Publisher: CQ Press
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Congressional Globe, 32nd Cong., 1st sess., (December 23, 1851), appendix, 25
:68; (August 26, 1852), appendix,25:1102–1125; David M. Potter, The Impending
Crisis, 18481861 (New York: Harper and Row, 1976), 121–122, 139, 143. 2.
Potter, The Impending Crisis, 18481861, 130, 140. 3. 10 Stat. 291, sec. 10;
Potter, The Impending Crisis, 18481861, 146–151. 4. P. Orman Ray,The Repeal
of the Missouri Compromise, Its Origin and Authorship (Cleveland: Arthur H.
Clark, ...