transformation of American politics, 1840-1860 by Joel H. Silbey

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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1815-1861.

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Bibliography: p. 120-122. Bibliographical footnotes.

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Statement[by] Joel H. Silbey.
SeriesAmerican historical sources series: research and interpretation
LC ClassificationsE415.7 .S58
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Paginationvi, 122 p.
Number of Pages122
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Open LibraryOL17757564M

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