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Frontier Politics on the Eve of the Civil War

Robert W. Johannsen

Frontier Politics on the Eve of the Civil War

by Robert W. Johannsen

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Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10314149M
    ISBN 100295740477
    ISBN 109780295740478

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    This book fills a long standing gap in state histories dealing with the period of the Civil War in the western frontier that was Arkansas. Based on newspaper articles, legal documents, letters, diaries, reminiscences, songs, and official military reports, Dougan’s account provides a full picture of the political situation just prior to the war, and set the stage for the state’s entry into. Eve of the Civil War Words | 4 Pages. On the eve of the Civil War, the United States was a nation divided into four quite distinct regions: the Northeast, with a growing industrial and commercial economy and an increasing density of population; the Northwest, now known as the Midwest, a rapidly expanding region of free farmers where slavery had been forever prohibited under the Northwest.

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Frontier Politics on the Eve of the Civil War by Robert W. Johannsen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Frontier political life did not operate in a vacuum but was closely linked at all times with national politics. The dynamic political energy of the nineteenth-century frontiers- man was in large part responsible for this identification, but the formal connection between local frontier politics and national politics was furnished by the national.

"Originally published as Frontier politics and the sectional conflict: the Pacific Northwest on the eve of the Civil War." Description: xiii, pages portraits, maps 21 cm. OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published as Frontier politics and the Sectional conflict: The Pacific Northwest on the Eve of the Civil War.

This book discusses the demographic changes, and their political effects, occuring as the frontier was settled in the 's, and the impact that this had upon the contributions the state later made to the Civil War.

Crucial to a real understanding of midwest poltics and the history of the mid-Victorian period.5/5(1). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Iowa on the Eve of the Civil War: a Decade of Frontier Politics at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

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Free shipping for many products. tional Controversy and the Frontier: Pacific Northwest Politics on. the Eve of the Civil War. The book differs from the dissertation chiefly in that one chapter has been dropped and an index added. Johannsen has here pre-sented the story of how the sectional controversy on the eve of the Civil War influenced the Pacific Northwest.

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