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The Resource James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War, edited by John W. Quist, Michael J. Birkner

James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War, edited by John W. Quist, Michael J. Birkner

Label
James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War
Title
James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
edited by John W. Quist, Michael J. Birkner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An edited volume examining the presidency of James Buchanan and his role engaging the complexities of the debate surrounding the president immediately before Lincoln
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
973.6/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E436
LC item number
.J36 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Birkner, Michael J.
  • Quist, John W
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buchanan, James
  • Civil war
  • United States
  • United States
  • Buchanan, James
  • HISTORY
  • Civil war
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Label
James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War, edited by John W. Quist, Michael J. Birkner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Bum rap or bad leadership? -- James Buchanan, Dred Scott, and the whisper of conspiracy / Paul Finkelman -- Prelude to armageddon: James Buchanan, Brigham Young, and a president's initiation to bloodshed / William P. MacKinnon -- General Jackson is dead: James Buchanan, Stephen A. Douglas, and Kansas policy / Nicole Etcheson -- In defense of doughface diplomacy: a reevaluation of the foreign policy of James Buchanan / John M. Belohlavek -- President James Buchanan: executive leadership and the crisis of the democracy / Michael A. Morrison -- The South has been wronged: James Buchanan and the secession crisis / Jean H. Baker -- "In the midst of a great revolution": the northern response to the secession crisis / William G. Shade -- Joseph Holt, James Buchanan, and the secession crisis / Daniel W. Crofts -- A conversation with William W. Freehling and Michael F. Holt, September 19, 2008 / Moderated by John W. Quist -- Epilogue: James Buchanan's Civil War / Michael J. Birkner
Control code
846986811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813046242
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)846986811
Label
James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War, edited by John W. Quist, Michael J. Birkner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Bum rap or bad leadership? -- James Buchanan, Dred Scott, and the whisper of conspiracy / Paul Finkelman -- Prelude to armageddon: James Buchanan, Brigham Young, and a president's initiation to bloodshed / William P. MacKinnon -- General Jackson is dead: James Buchanan, Stephen A. Douglas, and Kansas policy / Nicole Etcheson -- In defense of doughface diplomacy: a reevaluation of the foreign policy of James Buchanan / John M. Belohlavek -- President James Buchanan: executive leadership and the crisis of the democracy / Michael A. Morrison -- The South has been wronged: James Buchanan and the secession crisis / Jean H. Baker -- "In the midst of a great revolution": the northern response to the secession crisis / William G. Shade -- Joseph Holt, James Buchanan, and the secession crisis / Daniel W. Crofts -- A conversation with William W. Freehling and Michael F. Holt, September 19, 2008 / Moderated by John W. Quist -- Epilogue: James Buchanan's Civil War / Michael J. Birkner
Control code
846986811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813046242
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)846986811

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