Lincoln and Douglas : the debates that defined America / Allen C. Guelzo

Author(s): Guelzo, Allen C
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Subjects: Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Ill., 1858
United States--Politics and government--1857-1861
Illinois--Politics and government--To 1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political and social views
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861--Political and social views
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster harcover ed
Published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xxvii, 383 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction: From Lincoln and Douglas to Nixon and Kennedy
1. The Least Man I Ever Saw 1
2. Take Care of Your Old Whigs 11
3. A David Greater Than Goliath 89
4. For God's Sake, Linder, Come Up 131
5. In the Face of the Nation 183
6. The Same Tyrannical Principle 235
Epilogue: One Supreme Issue 281
Notes 315
Acknowledgments 365
Index 369
Illustration Credits 383
Notes: LCCN: 2007044254
ISBN: 9780743273206
ISBN: 0743273206
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-364) and index
Contents: From Lincoln and Douglas to Nixon and Kennedy -- The least many I ever saw -- Take care of your old Whigs -- A David greater than Goliath -- For God's sake, Linder, come up -- In the face of the nation -- The same tyrannical principle -- One supreme issue
OCLC Number: 166373213
ISBN/ISSN: 9780743273206