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Two roads to Sumter,

Author: William B Catton; Bruce Catton
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill [1963]
Series: McGraw-Hill paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study tracing the causes of the Civil War through a comparison of the careers of the two men, Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis, "who opposed each other as chief executives of a divided nation in 1861"--Introduction.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Catton, William B., 1926-
Two roads to Sumter.
New York, McGraw-Hill [1963]
(OCoLC)988114449
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Jefferson Davis; Jefferson Davis; Abraham Lincoln
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William B Catton; Bruce Catton
ISBN: 0070102554 9780070102552
OCLC Number: 710878
Description: 285 pages 22 cm.
Contents: Like a crouching lion --
The shaping years --
Sunlight & shadow --
Moderation challenged, 1846-1854 --
Moderation in retreat, 1854-1858 --
Moderation in eclipse, 1858-1860 --
The Campaign of 1860 --
And the war came.
Series Title: McGraw-Hill paperbacks.
Responsibility: by William and Bruce Catton.

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A study tracing the causes of the Civil War through a comparison of the careers of the two men, Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis, "who opposed each other as chief executives of a divided nation in 1861"--Introduction.

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