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The Resource A disease in the public mind : a new understanding of why we fought the Civil War, Thomas Fleming, (electronic resource)

A disease in the public mind : a new understanding of why we fought the Civil War, Thomas Fleming, (electronic resource)

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A disease in the public mind : a new understanding of why we fought the Civil War
Title
A disease in the public mind
Title remainder
a new understanding of why we fought the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Fleming
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fleming looks at the resons of why the Civil War was fought
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/11
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E459
LC item number
.F55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A disease in the public mind : a new understanding of why we fought the Civil War, Thomas Fleming, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: John Brown's raid -- Slavery comes to America -- Slavery's great foe--and unintended friend -- The first Emancipation Proclamation -- One head turning into thirteen -- The forgotten emancipator -- Thomas Jefferson's nightmare -- New England preaches--and almost practices--secession -- How not to abolish slavery -- New England rediscovers the sacred Union -- Another Thomas Jefferson urges Virginia to abolish slavery -- The abolitionist who lost his faith -- Abolitionism divides and conquers itself -- Enter Old Man Eloquent -- The slave patrols -- The trouble with Texas -- Slave power paranoia -- From Uncle Tom to John Brown -- The real Uncle Tom and the unknown South he helped create -- Free soil for free (white) men -- The whole world is watching -- An ex-president tries to save the Union -- The anguish of Robert E. Lee -- The end of illusions -- The third Emancipation Proclamation -- Hunt after the captain -- Epilogue: Lincoln's visitor
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780306822018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8ce5ae59-6e39-42e8-be24-b4c82d852477
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Adobe PDF eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
Label
A disease in the public mind : a new understanding of why we fought the Civil War, Thomas Fleming, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: John Brown's raid -- Slavery comes to America -- Slavery's great foe--and unintended friend -- The first Emancipation Proclamation -- One head turning into thirteen -- The forgotten emancipator -- Thomas Jefferson's nightmare -- New England preaches--and almost practices--secession -- How not to abolish slavery -- New England rediscovers the sacred Union -- Another Thomas Jefferson urges Virginia to abolish slavery -- The abolitionist who lost his faith -- Abolitionism divides and conquers itself -- Enter Old Man Eloquent -- The slave patrols -- The trouble with Texas -- Slave power paranoia -- From Uncle Tom to John Brown -- The real Uncle Tom and the unknown South he helped create -- Free soil for free (white) men -- The whole world is watching -- An ex-president tries to save the Union -- The anguish of Robert E. Lee -- The end of illusions -- The third Emancipation Proclamation -- Hunt after the captain -- Epilogue: Lincoln's visitor
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780306822018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8ce5ae59-6e39-42e8-be24-b4c82d852477
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Adobe PDF eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
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