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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Alexander H Stephens; Alexander H Stephens; Alexander Hamilton Stephens; Alexander Hamilton Stephens
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Edwin Schott; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 0807113735 9780807113738
OCLC Number: 16078523
Description: xx, 552 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Child of despair --
Made to figure in a storm --
Political apprenticeship --
Riding the Texas "hobby" --
A whole catalog of evils --
Young Indian --
Out of party and into the maelstrom --
Stumping for the Union --
New wine and old bottles --
The greatest glory of my life --
With his principles on his forehead --
The devil to pay in Kansas --
Little balm and much outrage : Dred Scott, Buchanan, and Walker --
The fraud was glaring : Lecompton and its aftermath --
A damn strange disease --
We are going to destruction as fast as we can --
Heroic patience --
My dear sir, it is the principle involved --
A towering passion --
Malus, pejor, pessimus --
The man no longer --
An old man from another time.
Series Title: Southern biography series.
Responsibility: Thomas E. Schott.

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