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Half slave and half free

the roots of civil war

by Bruce C. Levine

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Published by Hill and Wang in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Working class -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Slavery -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes.,
  • United States -- History -- 1783-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBruce Levine ; consulting editor, Eric Foner.
    ContributionsFoner, Eric.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE459
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,292 p. ;
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18559600M
    ISBN 100809053527

    Under the operation of that policy, that agitation has not only, not ceased, but has constantly augmented. In my opinion, it will not cease, until a crisis shall have been reached, and passed. 'A house divided against itself cannot stand.' I believe this government cannnot endure, permanently half slave and half free.


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