The long pursuit : Abraham Lincoln's thirty-year struggle with Stephen Douglas for the heart and soul of America / Roy Morris, Jr

Author(s): Morris, Roy
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Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Adversaries
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861
Illinois--Politics and government--To 1865
United States--Politics and government--1815-1861
United States. Congress. House--Biography
United States. Congress. Senate--Biography
Legislators--United States--Biography
Legislators--Illinois--Biography
Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Ill., 1858
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Collins ; [Washington, D.C.] : Smithsonian Books, c2008
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xiv, 254 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. The Paradise of the World 1
2. Whigs and Polkats 29
3. A Hell of a Storm 53
4. Defiant Recreancy 79
5. Thunder Tones 105
6. Gentlemen of the South, You Mistake Us 131
7. The Rush of a Great Wind 153
8. The Prairies Are on Fire 175
9. We Must Not Be Enemies 197
Acknowledgments 219
Notes 221
Bibliography 237
Index 243
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Abraham Lincoln's thirty-year struggle with Stephen Douglas for the heart and soul of America
Notes: LCCN: 2007025789
ISBN: 9780060852092 :$24.95
ISBN: 0060852097 :$24.95
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-241) and index
OCLC Number: 154308779
ISBN/ISSN: 9780060852092
0060852097