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The Resource We have the war upon us : the onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861, William J. Cooper

We have the war upon us : the onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861, William J. Cooper

Label
We have the war upon us : the onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861
Title
We have the war upon us
Title remainder
the onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861
Statement of responsibility
William J. Cooper
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a revisionist account of the period between Lincoln's election and the firing on Fort Sumter, evaluating the contributions of key figures and the circumstances that contributed to the Civil War's inevitability
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/11
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E440.5
  • E440.5
LC item number
  • .C77 2012
  • .C77 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
We have the war upon us : the onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861, William J. Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-315) and index
Contents
Prologue : "Is this not a remarkable spectacle?" -- "The future is . . . shrouded in the very blackness of darkness" -- "We need a statesman of nerve to meet the terrible crisis" -- "The prospects for the country are gloomy" -- "Up with polly, down with wisdom is the order of the day" -- "You can still this storm" -- "Fraternity is the element of the union" -- "The quicksands that environ our ship of state" -- Epilogue : Both sides marching to fields of blood"
Control code
sky247643924
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 332 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400042005
Lccn
2012019675
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
We have the war upon us : the onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861, William J. Cooper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-315) and index
Contents
Prologue : "Is this not a remarkable spectacle?" -- "The future is . . . shrouded in the very blackness of darkness" -- "We need a statesman of nerve to meet the terrible crisis" -- "The prospects for the country are gloomy" -- "Up with polly, down with wisdom is the order of the day" -- "You can still this storm" -- "Fraternity is the element of the union" -- "The quicksands that environ our ship of state" -- Epilogue : Both sides marching to fields of blood"
Control code
sky247643924
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 332 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400042005
Lccn
2012019675
Other physical details
ill., maps

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