Slavery and the American West : the eclipse of manifest destiny and the coming of the Civil War

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Published
  • Chapel Hill ; London : The University of North Carolina Press [1997]
Physical description
1 online resource (xii, 396 pages)
ISBN
  • 0807864323
  • 9780807864326
  • 0807823198
  • 9780807823194
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-388) and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
  • Original electronic resource Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary,
  • Source of acquisition: Gift; Patricia O’Brien, from the library of Michael O’Brien FBA 1948-2015 Jesus College, Cambridge 2015
  • English
  • Available in electronic full text to members of the University via the Library web catalogue.
  • Collection of books on the history of the American South from the personal collection of the late Michael O’Brien who was Professor of American Intellectual History at Jesus College Cambridge from 2002-2015
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • John Tyler's hobby: territorial expansion and Jacksonian politics -- Milton's devil: slavery restriction and the revolutionary heritage, 1820-1846 -- Washington redux: the whig party and the politics of slavery, 1846-1848 -- Tower of Babel: social ideology and the crisis of territorial organization, 1849-1850 -- Of Pegasus and Bellerophon: popular sovereignty, Stephen A. Douglas, and the origins of the Kansas-Nebraska Act -- A house dividing: the conspiracy thesis joined and defined -- To the egress: humbug and the disruption of the democracy -- The eclipse of manifest destiny and the disruption of the second party system.
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  • Print version:: Morrison, Michael A., 1948- Slavery and the American West. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1997 ; ISBN: 0807823198
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  • Electronic book.
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  • English
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