The Lincoln-Douglas debates and the making of a president / Timothy S. Good

Author(s): Good, Timothy S. (Timothy Sean)
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Subjects: Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Ill., 1858
Slavery--Political aspects--United States--History--19th century
African Americans--Civil rights--History--19th century
Presidents--United States--Biography
United States--Race relations--Political aspects--History--19th century
United States--Politics and government--1849-1861
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political career before 1861
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political and social views
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2007
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: viii, 207 p. ; 23 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2006103507
ISBN: 9780786430659 (softcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0786430656 (softcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-204) and index
Contents: Before '58 -- A house divided : Springfield, Illinois, June 16, 1858 -- The campaign begins : Chicago, Illinois, July 9-10, 1858 -- Douglas fires back : Bloomington, Illinois, July 16, 1858 -- The second round : Springfield, Illinois, July 17, 1858 -- A challenge made, a challenge accepted : the Lincoln-Douglas letters, July 1858 -- The first debate : Ottawa, Illinois, August 21, 1858 -- The second debate : Freeport, Illinois, August 27, 1858 -- The third debate : Jonesboro, Illinois, September 15, 1858 -- The fourth debate : Charleston, Illinois, September 18, 1858 -- The fifth debate : Galesburg, Illinois, October 7, 1858 -- The sixth debate : Quincy, Illinois, October 13, 1858 -- The last debate : Alton, Illinois, October 15, 1858 -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Events after '58 -- Appendix B: The last rebuttal
OCLC Number: 77573182
ISBN/ISSN: 9780786430659
0786430656