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Author Harris, William C. (William Charles), 1933-

Title Lincoln and the Border States : preserving the Union / William C. Harris.

Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    973.71 HAR    Available
Description xii, 416 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Border States and Lincoln's election -- After Fort Sumter : crisis in Maryland -- Kentucky : experiment in neutrality -- Missouri : a state in turmoil -- Lincoln's emancipation initiatives and the Border States -- The struggle over emancipation -- Resistance in Kentucky, 1863-1865 -- Union and emancipation triumphant : Maryland -- Union and emancipation triumphant : Missouri.
Subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Views on slavery.
Slavery -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Political aspects -- Border States -- History -- 19th century.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Border States.
Border States (U.S. Civil War)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Political aspects.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
ISBN 9780700618040 (cloth : alk. paper)
070061804X (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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