Did Lincoln and the Republican Party create the Civil War? : an argument / Robert P. Broadwater

Author(s): Broadwater, Robert P., 1958-
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Subjects: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Causes
United States--Politics and government--1845-1861
United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
United States--Politics and government--1865-1883
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )--History--19th century
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political and social views
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2008
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: vii, 239 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2008022972
ISBN: 9780786433612 (softcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0786433612 (softcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-233) and index
Summary: "The author presents the argument that the Civil War was fought not to preserve the Union or free the slaves, but rather to establish the political power of the Republican Party within the federal government. He argues that Lincoln and the Republican Party manipulated events to bring about the war"--Provided by publisher
OCLC Number: 182656621
ISBN/ISSN: 9780786433612