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

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

Label
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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fleming looks at the reasons 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
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1430261
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780306821264
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012045309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1430261
  • (Sirsi) 1430261
  • (OCoLC)808413574
Label
A disease in the public mind : a new understanding of why we fought the Civil War, Thomas Fleming
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1430261
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780306821264
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012045309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1430261
  • (Sirsi) 1430261
  • (OCoLC)808413574

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