A respectable minority the Democratic Party in the Civil War era, 1860-1868 by Joel H. Silbey

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  • Democratic Party (U.S.) -- History,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1869

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StatementJoel H. Silbey.
SeriesThe Norton essays in American history
LC ClassificationsJK2317 1860 .S57 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 267 p. ;
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4554359M
ISBN 100393056481, 0393090876
LC Control Number77024048

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