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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 295 1 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 229 1 Browse Search
Abraham Lincoln, Stephen A. Douglas, Debates of Lincoln and Douglas: Carefully Prepared by the Reporters of Each Party at the times of their Delivery. 164 0 Browse Search
William Alexander Linn, Horace Greeley Founder and Editor of The New York Tribune 120 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 78 0 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 1 66 2 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 3 60 0 Browse Search
James Parton, The life of Horace Greeley 54 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 51 1 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 40 0 Browse Search
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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Book III (continued) (search)
There, and also in the North and the West, the Whigs worked intensely for popular support of the compromise. In fact, they seem to have spent their strength in the cause, and when the country accepted the finality of the compromise they were unable to raise a new issue, and their organization rapidly went to pieces after 1852. In the meantime a change was taking place in the personnel of political leadership. Calhoun See Book II, Chap. XV. died before the compromise bill became a law, Clay Ibid. and Webster See Book II, Chap. XVI. in 1852. A number of men of less distinction but of invaluable service retired from politics about the same time: Van Buren in 1848, likewise Benton, Winthrop of Massachusetts, Ewing of Ohio, Foote of Mississippi, and Berrien of Georgia in 1851. With the death or retirement of these men the sentiment for union which they had fostered, declined. Among those who took their places partizanship was supreme, and until the advent of Lincoln origin
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Index (search)
the, 76 City, the, 284 Civil government in great Britain, 354 Civil Government in the Philippines, 166 Civil government in the United States, 193 Civil liberty and self government, 342 Clansman, the, 267 Clapp, Henry, 36 Clarice, 286 Clark, Charles Badger, Jr., 161 Clark, Charles Heber, 22 n., 26 Clark, J. B., 441, 442 Clark, L. G., 310 Clark, William, 518 Clarke, C. F., 211 Clarke, James F., 451, 496 Clarke, W. N., 205, 212 Clarkson, Thomas, 344 Clay, Henry, 337 Clemens, Orion, 2, 3, 14 Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1-20, 24, 27, 36, 68, 77, 86, 91, 154, 155, 267, 271, 570, 615 Cleopatra, 38 Cleveland, Grover, 48, 354 Cliff-dwellers, the, 92 Climate of Hawaii, the, 156 Clinton, DeWitt, 397, 398, 411, 415 Clouds, the, 460, 463 Coan, Titus, 155 Coan, Titus, Munson, 156 Cobb, Irvin S., 498 Cobb, Sylvanus, 66 Cody, William F., 66, 133 Cogswell, J. G., 451, 452, 456 Cohan, George M., 289-290, 498 Cohn, Gustav, 443