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The political crisis of the 1850s

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Slavery -- United States -- History, Compromise of 1850, United States -- Politics and government -- 1845

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StatementMichael F. Holt.
SeriesCritical episodes in American politics
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LC ClassificationsE415.7 .H74
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 330 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL4545789M
ISBN 100471408409, 0471408417
LC Control Number77013564

The Political Crisis of the s offers a clearly written account of politics (state and federal), sectionalism, race, and slavery from the s through to the Civil War, brilliantly combining the behavioral and ideological approaches to political dam-projects.com by: The Political Crisis of the s is an important book, but written in an academic style.

For a more readable presentation of Holt's perspective, I would recommend his more recent book, the Fate of Our dam-projects.com Apr 06, Ashley rated it liked it Recommends it for: historians, Civil War Buffs/5.

Professor Holt's book provides a lucid and provocative interpretation of the coming of the Civil War., The Political Crisis of the s, Michael F Holt, The Political Crisis of the s offers a clearly written account of politics (state and federal), sectionalism, race, and slavery from the s through to the Civil War, brilliantly combining the behavioral and ideological approaches to political history.3/5(1).

Political Crisis of the 's by Michael F. Holt Michael F. Holt Michael F. Holt is Langbourne M. Williams Professor of American History at the University of Virginia and the author, most recently, of The Rise and Fall of the American Whig Party.

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New York: Wiley, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michael F Holt; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University.

Libraries). Tracing the sectionalization of American politics in the s and s, Michael Morrison offers a comprehensive study of how slavery and territorial expansion intersected as causes of the Civil War. Apr 11,  · Shelden serves as the book review editor for the Journal of the Civil War Era.

Her current book project explores the political culture of the U.S. Supreme Court in the long Civil War era, from the s to the s. Rachel Shelden How might a close analysis of the political crisis of the s, as well as of the players and.

Jul 07,  · The decade before the Civil War was a time of upheaval, comprise and sectional differences. A panel of historians looked at the political crisis of the s and discussed the politicians and laws that either delayed or sped the coming conflict.

The Political Crisis of the s by Michael F Holt 2 Customer Reviews Professor Holt's book provides a lucid and provocative interpretation of the coming of the Civil War.3/5(2). Buy the Paperback Book The Political Crisis Of The s by Michael F. Holt at dam-projects.com, Canada's largest bookstore.

Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Holt sees the Civil War as representing a breakdown in America's democratic political process, more specifically the Second Party System of Whigs and Democrats. The Political Crisis of the s offers a clearly written account of politics (state and federal), sectionalism, race, and slavery from the s through to the Civil War, brilliantly combining the behavioral and ideological approaches to political history.

In The Political Crisis of the 's, Michael Holt argues that the collapse of the Second Party System was not the result of sectional conflict. Political consensus, rather /5(11). Sep 17,  · The Political Crisis of the s offers a clearly written account of politics (state and federal), sectionalism, race, and slavery from the s through to the Civil War, brilliantly combining the behavioral and ideological approaches to political history/5(87).

The Political Crisis of the s offers a clearly written account of politics (state and federal), sectionalism, race, and slavery from the s through to the Civil War, brilliantly combining the behavioral and ideological approaches to political history/5(11).

By late September, the legislation collectively known as the Compromise of was signed into law by President Fillmore. California was admitted as a free state, Utah and New Mexico were created as territories, Texas was compensated with ten million dollars for accepting its present-day borders.

Jul 03,  · The Political Crisis of the s offers a clearly written account of politics (state and federal), sectionalism, race, and slavery from the s through to the Civil War, brilliantly combining the behavioral and ideological approaches to political history.3/5(2).

The Political Crisis of the s by Michael F Holt starting at $ The Political Crisis of the s has 3 available editions to buy at Alibris3/5(2). dam-projects.com slaves were property and property was protected by the Constitution Fugitive Slave Act of It declared that all runaway slaves be brought back to their masters; Denied runaway slaves a trial by jury; required citizens to assist federal marshals in its enforcement, whites and freedmen to face fines and prison terms if caught aiding runaway slaves.

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A panel of historians looked at the political crisis of the s and discussed the politicians and laws that either delayed or sped the coming conflict. This was part of a conference hosted by the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute.

The decade before the Civil War was a time of upheaval, comprise and sectional differences. The Political Crisis of the s, by Michael F. Holt (read 3 Jul ) As I have read Holt's magisterial history of the Whig Party I probably did not need to read this book.

His thesis is that slavery was not in the s an all consuming issue, but he concludes nevertheless that it was the issue which most probably caused the Civil War--which /5(2).

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Published: () Political parties and American political development: from the age of Jackson to the age of Lincoln / By: Holt, Michael F. Published: (). Oct 27,  · Discover how the issue of slavery came to dominate American politics, and how political leaders struggled and failed to resolve the growing crisis.

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