Free soil, free labor, free men : the ideology of the Republican Party before the Civil War / Eric Foner.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Kirtland Community College Library||E 436 .F6 1995||30775305531056||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0195094972
- ISBN: 9780195094978
- ISBN: 0195013522
- ISBN: 9780195013528
- ISBN: 0195099818
- ISBN: 9780195099812
- ISBN: 0844668494
- ISBN: 9780844668499
- Physical Description: xliv, 353 pages ; 21 cm
- Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 1995.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-336) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Free labor: the Republicans and northern society -- The Republican critique of the South -- Salmon P. Chase: the Constitution and the slave power -- The radicals: anti-slavery politics and the moral imperative -- The Democratic Republicans -- Conservatives and moderates -- The Republicans and nativism -- The Republicans and race -- Slavery and the Republican ideology.
Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men has been recognized as a classic, an indispensable contribution to our understanding of the causes of the American Civil War. A key work in establishing political ideology as a major concern of modern Americanhistorians, it remains the only full-scale evaluation of the ideas of the early Republican party. modern American historical writing.
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|Subject:||Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
United States > Politics and government > 1849-1861.
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