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The Resource The Missouri Compromise and its aftermath : slavery & the meaning of America, Robert Pierce Forbes

The Missouri Compromise and its aftermath : slavery & the meaning of America, Robert Pierce Forbes

Label
The Missouri Compromise and its aftermath : slavery & the meaning of America
Title
The Missouri Compromise and its aftermath
Title remainder
slavery & the meaning of America
Statement of responsibility
Robert Pierce Forbes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Pierce Forbes goes behind the scenes of the crucial Missouri Compromise, the most important sectional crisis before the Civil War, to reveal the high-level deal-making, diplomacy, and deception that defused the crisis, including the central, unexpected role of President James Monroe. Although Missouri was allowed to join the union with slavery, Forbes observes, the compromise in fact closed off nearly all remaining federal territory to slavery. Forbes's analysis reveals a surprising national consensus against slavery a generation before the Civil War, which was fractured by the controve
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digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
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Forbes, Robert Pierce
Dewey number
973.5/4
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E373
LC item number
.F67 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missouri compromise
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Missouri compromise
  • Politics and government
  • Slavery
  • United States
Label
The Missouri Compromise and its aftermath : slavery & the meaning of America, Robert Pierce Forbes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-348) 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
Monroe takes charge -- Missouri -- Compromise -- Silence -- Discord -- Beneficence -- Democracy -- Force -- Kansas
Control code
233577770
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (369 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469606132
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt61vs1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)233577770
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The Missouri Compromise and its aftermath : slavery & the meaning of America, Robert Pierce Forbes
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-348) 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
Monroe takes charge -- Missouri -- Compromise -- Silence -- Discord -- Beneficence -- Democracy -- Force -- Kansas
Control code
233577770
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (369 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469606132
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt61vs1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)233577770
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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