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

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

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 and Michael J. Birkner
Contributor
Subject
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
Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
Dewey number
973.6/8
LC call number
E436
LC item number
.J36 2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Quist, John W.
  • Birkner, Michael J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buchanan, James
  • United States
  • United States
Label
James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War, edited by John W. Quist and Michael J. Birkner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
OCM1bookssj0000860403
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813044262
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012031869
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000860403
Label
James Buchanan and the coming of the Civil War, edited by John W. Quist and Michael J. Birkner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
OCM1bookssj0000860403
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813044262
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012031869
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000860403

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