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Storm over Texas : the annexation controversy and the road to Civil War

Author: Joel H Silbey
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Series: Pivotal moments in American history.
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An account of a crucial turning point in American history along the road to the Civil War reveals how partisan differences were transformed into a North-v.-South antagonism that caused the momentum toward the Civil War to go into high gear.
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Silbey, Joel H.
Storm over Texas.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)607733139
Online version:
Silbey, Joel H.
Storm over Texas.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)609222312
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joel H Silbey
ISBN: 9780195139440 0195139445 9780195315929 0195315928
OCLC Number: 57675750
Description: xx, 230 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Editor's note --
Preface --
Prologue : The Joint Resolution for Annexing Texas to the United States is finally passed --
Goin' to Texas : Texas in the American imagination and politics, 1821-1841 --
And Tyler too --
We cannot carry Virginia for you : political earthquake, 1843-1844 --
Texas will be annexed --
Prolific of evil and pregnant with bloody fruit --
Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude --
Their heinous sin : the long shadow of Texas --
Conclusion : An element of overwhelming ruin to the republic --
Bibliographic essay.
Series Title: Pivotal moments in American history.
Responsibility: Joel H. Silbey.
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In Storm Over Texas Joel Silbey explores the shaping and development of one event in American history - the Texas annexation controversy - and how it came to be a truly pivotal moment, explaining why  Read more...

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"Enlightening... Silbey presents a lucid, fine-grained political history, complete with nuanced profiles of political leaders, that illuminates this watershed era of American history."-Publishers Read more...

 
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