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Charles Sumner and the coming of the Civil War

Author: David Herbert Donald
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, Inc., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Puliter-Prize winning classic and national bestseller returns!Emeritus Harvard Professor David Herbert Donald traces Sumner's life in this Pulitzer-Prize winning classic about a nation careening toward Civil War.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Donald, David Herbert, 1920-2009.
Charles Sumner and the coming of the Civil War.
Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, Inc., ©2009
(DLC) 2008039878
(OCoLC)256763688
Named Person: Charles Sumner; Charles Sumner
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Herbert Donald
ISBN: 9781402227196 1402227191 9781402241574 1402241577
OCLC Number: 374444000
Notes: Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1960.
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 407 pages)
Contents: A natural coldness --
You were meant for Boston --
The life of life --
The Iron Curtain --
An outrageous philanthropist --
Let the lines be drawn --
Glacial solitude --
A one-idead abolitionist agitator --
The slave of principles --
Outside of any healthy political organization --
The crime against Kansas --
The vacant chair --
If Mr. Lincoln stands firm.
Responsibility: David Herbert Donald.
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The Puliter-Prize winning classic and national bestseller returns!Emeritus Harvard Professor David Herbert Donald traces Sumner's life in this Pulitzer-Prize winning classic about a nation careening toward Civil War.

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