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The Resource The scorpion's sting : antislavery and the coming of the Civil War, James Oakes

The scorpion's sting : antislavery and the coming of the Civil War, James Oakes

Label
The scorpion's sting : antislavery and the coming of the Civil War
Title
The scorpion's sting
Title remainder
antislavery and the coming of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
James Oakes
Title variation
  • Antislavery and the coming of the Civil War
  • Anti-slavery and the coming of the Civil War
Title variation remainder
antislavery and the coming of the Civil War
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the Civil War and the anti-slavery movement, specifically highlighting the plan to help abolish slavery by surrounding the slave states with territories of freedom and discusses the possibility of what could've been a more peaceful alternative to the war
Writing style
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10304638
Cataloging source
DLC
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Oakes, James
Dewey number
973.7/11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E449
LC item number
.O115 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Antislavery movements
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
antislavery and the coming of the Civil War
Label
The scorpion's sting : antislavery and the coming of the Civil War, James Oakes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At stake -- "Like a scorpion girt by fire" -- The right versus the wrong of property in man -- Race conflict -- The wars over wartime emancipation -- Harriet Beecher Stowe and her British sisters
Control code
1015626
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780393239935
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013049978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780393239935
Label
The scorpion's sting : antislavery and the coming of the Civil War, James Oakes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At stake -- "Like a scorpion girt by fire" -- The right versus the wrong of property in man -- Race conflict -- The wars over wartime emancipation -- Harriet Beecher Stowe and her British sisters
Control code
1015626
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780393239935
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013049978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780393239935

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