Days of Defiance

Days of Defiance

Sumter, Secession, and the Coming of the Civil War

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Baker & Taylor
Examines events leading up to the Civil War, from Lincoln's 1860 election, through Southern threats to secede, to the fall of Fort Sumter

& Taylor

Examines the extraordinary events that led up to the Civil War, from Abraham Lincoln's 1860 election victory, through governmental gridlock, Southern threats to secede, and the machinations of an ambitious William Steward, to the fall of Fort Sumter. 17,500 first printing. History Bk Club.

Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1997
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780679447474
Branch Call Number: E471 .K48
Characteristics: xii, 496 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm


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