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The stakes of power, 1845-1877

Author: Roy F Nichols; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : Hill and Wang, ©1961.
Series: Making of America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Few Americans in the early 1800s dreamed that the next two decades would see a growth in tensions that would lead to civil war. War did come, and during the succeeding century that was, its causes, its military history, and its aftermath, have been endlessly fascinating to Americans. The Stakes of Power, which won an Anthenacum of Philadephia book award in 1961, is an account of this period.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nichols, Roy F. (Roy Franklin), 1896-1973.
Stakes of power, 1845-1877.
New York, Hill and Wang [1961]
(OCoLC)558756299
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roy F Nichols; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
OCLC Number: 478266
Description: 246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: E pluribus duo --
A new balance --
Dreams and delusions --
A sectional party is born --
Impending danger --
The Republican triumph --
The war comes --
Learning the art of war --
The strain of defeat --
The tide turns --
Victory --
Reconstruction --
The power of money --
Revolt --
A division of power.
Series Title: Making of America.
Responsibility: by Roy F. Nichols.

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Few Americans in the early 1800s dreamed that the next two decades would see a growth in tensions that would lead to civil war. War did come, and during the succeeding century that was, its causes, its military history, and its aftermath, have been endlessly fascinating to Americans. The Stakes of Power, which won an Anthenacum of Philadephia book award in 1961, is an account of this period.

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