Prelude to Civil War; the nullification controversy in South Carolina, 1816-1836 (Book, 1966) [WorldCat.org]
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Prelude to Civil War; the nullification controversy in South Carolina, 1816-1836

Author: William W Freehling
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row [1966]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Study of the economic, social and political factors involved in South Carolina's drive to nullify Jackson's "Tariff of Abominations" of 1828.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Freehling, William W., 1935-
Prelude to Civil War.
New York, Harper & Row [1966]
(OCoLC)559796124
Online version:
Freehling, William W., 1935-
Prelude to Civil War.
New York, Harper & Row [1966]
(OCoLC)607775123
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William W Freehling
OCLC Number: 424712
Notes: Based on the author's thesis, University of California at Berkeley.
Awards: Bancroft Prize, 1967.
Description: xiii, 395 pages maps 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: February 1833 --
Pt. 1: background for crisis --
The land and the people --
A spotty economy --
A disturbing institution --
Pt. 2: crisis: the tariff and the indirect defense of slavery, 1816-1833 --
Qualified nationalism to qualified sectionalism, 1816-1827 --
The emergence of a theory, 1828 --
Nullification defeated, 1829-1830 --
Nullification victorious, 1831-1832 --
Nullification nullified, 1832-1833 --
Pt. 3: the crisis resolved: the direct defense of slavery --
The great reaction --
The dreaded encounter.
Responsibility: [by] William W. Freehling.

Abstract:

Study of the economic, social and political factors involved in South Carolina's drive to nullify Jackson's "Tariff of Abominations" of 1828.

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