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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Causes of the American Civil War
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edwin C Rozwenc
OCLC Number: 292032
Description: viii, 233 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The causes by which the Union is endangered / John C. Calhoun --
The irrepressible conflict / William H. Seward --
The irresponsible agitators / Stephen A. Douglas --
The house divided / Abraham Lincoln --
To the Confederate Congress, April 29, 1861 / Jefferson Davis --
Message to Congress in Special Session, July 4, 1861 / Abraham Lincoln --
A peculiar and noble type of civilization / Edward A. Pollard --
Republican fanaticism as a cause of the Civil War / James Buchanan --
The war for states rights / Alexander H. Stephens --
The slave power conspiracy / Henry Wilson --
The conflict arises from natural causes / John W. Draper --
Slavery as a single cause / James Ford Rhodes --
The approach of the Second American Revolution / Charles A. Beard --
The Southern defense of the agrarian ideal / Frank Lawrence Owsley --
The idea of Southern nationalism / Rollin G. Osterweis --
The natural limits of slavery expansion / Charles W. Ramsdell --
The blundering generation / James G. Randall --
The breakdown of the Democratic process / Avery Craven --
A note on historical sentimentalism / Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. --
The American Civil War and the problem of inevitability / Pieter Geyl --
The ordeal of the Union / Allan Nevins --
The confusion of voices / Thomas J. Pressly --
The present crisis in the historical explanation of the causes of the American Civil War / Edwin C. Rozwenc.
Series Title: Problems in American civilization.
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Edwin C. Rozwenc.


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