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Fate of the country

the Civil War from June to September 1864
  • 468 Pages
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Hippocrene Books , New York
Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885., United States. Army -- Biography., Generals -- United States -- Biography., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Chrono

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StatementDon Lowry.
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LC ClassificationsE470 .L877 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination468 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL848234M
ISBN 100781800641
LC Control Number95127575
OCLC/WorldCa27247513

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The fate of their country by Michael F. : “The Fate of their Country” is basically an annotated distillation of 2 other books written by Professor Holt “Political Crisis of the s” and “The Rise of Fall of the American Whig Party: Jacksonian Politics and the Onset of the Civil War.”.

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result. Politicians fanned the flames for their own benefit. The Fate of their Country is one of the few books to expressly look at these political maneuvers. According to Holt, politicians fanned a dying flame when necessary for political benefit. This premise is undeniably true.

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