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The essential Calhoun : selections from writings, speeches, and letters

Author: John C Calhoun; Clyde Norman Wilson
Publisher: New Brunswick, U.S.A. : Transaction Publishers, ©1992.
Series: Library of conservative thought.
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Invites the reader to engage in this exercise of applying the moral imagination realistically to the public business of America.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Calhoun; Clyde Norman Wilson
ISBN: 0887384420 9780887384424
OCLC Number: 23462433
Description: xxviii, 436 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. On Government and the Concurrent Majority. From A Disquisition on Government. Letter to Baron F. von Gerolt --
2. On the Constitution of the United States. From A Discourse on the Constitution and Government of the United States. From The South Carolina Exposition. From a Public Letter to Governor James Hamilton. From the Speech in Reply to Daniel Webster on the Force Bill. From the Speech on the Bill to Regulate the Deposits of Public Money --
3. On Statesmanship and Republican Virtue. From the First Speech on the Compensation Law. Speeches on the Bill for the Admission of Michigan. Remarks on the Bill for the Relief of the Heirs of General William Hull --
4. On America and the American People. Speeches on the Military Academies Bill. Speech at Abbeville, South Carolina. From the Speech on the Distribution of the Proceeds of the Public Lands. From a Letter to Anna Maria Calhoun Clemson. From the Speech on His Resolutions in Reference to the War with Mexico --
5. On War and Foreign Relations. Speech on the Military Situation. From the Speech on the Proposed Abrogation of Joint Occupancy of Oregon. From the Speech on the War Appropriation Bill. Speech on the Proposed Occupation of Yucatan --
6. On Taxation and Public Expenditure. Speech at Montgomery, Alabama. Speech on the Loan Bill --
7. On Free Trade. Letter to Micah Sterling. Speech before the Passage of the Tariff Bill --
8. On Banks and the Currency. Speech on the Bill to Continue the Charter of the Bank of the United States. Speech on His Amendment to Separate the Government and the Banks --
9. On the Rights of the States. From The Fort Hill Address. Letter to John McLean. Remarks on the President's Message on South Carolina. Speech Introducing Resolutions Declaratory of the Nature and Power of the Federal Government. Public Letter to Citizens of Edgefield District, South Carolina --
10. On the Executive Branch. Speech on the President's Protest. Public Letter to Citizens of Albemarle County, Virginia. From the Speech in Support of the Veto Power. Public Letter to a Northern Friend --
11. On American Parties and Politics. From the Speech on the Bill to Reduce Certain Tariff Duties. Public Letter to Democratic Citizens of New York City. Public Letter to the Indiana Democratic Committee. From a Letter to Wilson Lumpkin --
12. On the Conflict of the Sections. From The Fort Hill Address. From the Speech on the Force Bill. Resolutions on Abolition and the Union. Speech on the Bill to Grant Preemption Rights to Actual Settlers on the Public Lands. From Remarks on the Deposit Bill. Letter to Thomas C. Reynolds. Public Letter to a Committee of Citizens of St. Clairsville, Ohio. Speech on the Slavery Question. From the Speech on the Bill to Extend the Missouri Compromise Line. From the Speech on the Compromise --
13. On Himself. Letter to Thomas J. Johnson. From the Speech in Reply to Webster on the Subtreasury Bill.
Series Title: Library of conservative thought.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Clyde N. Wilson ; with a foreword by Russell Kirk.

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