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Product Description: In the spring of 1861, Virginians confronted destiny―their own and their nation’s. Pivotal decisions awaited about secession, the consequences of which would unfold for a hundred years and more. But few Virginians wanted to decide at all...read more

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9780813929484 | Univ of Virginia Pr, April 30, 2010, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: In the spring of 1861, Virginians confronted destiny―their own and their nation’s.

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9780813929644 | Univ of Virginia Pr, April 30, 2010, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In the spring of 1861, Virginians confronted destiny―their own and their nation’s.

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Product Description: Here is history in the grand manner, a powerful narrative peopled with dozens of memorable portraits, telling this important story with skill and relish. Freehling highlights all the key moments on the road to war, including the violence in Bleeding Kansas, Preston Brooks's beating of Charles Sumner in the Senate chambers, the Dred Scott Decision, John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry, and much more...read more

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9780195058154 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 16, 2007, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The second in a two-volume history of the events that led to secession of the South and to the Civil War focuses on key events and personalities on the road to war, including the Dred Scott Decision, John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry, and the violence in Bleeding Kansas, and reveals how a minority of Southern radicals drove the South out of the Union.

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9780195370188, titled "The Road to Disunion: Secessionists Triumphant, 1854-1861" | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Here is history in the grand manner, a powerful narrative peopled with dozens of memorable portraits, telling this important story with skill and relish.

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Argues that anti-Confederate Southerners, Southern blacks, and border-state whites, influenced military outcomes by contributing thousands of troops to the Union cause as the border-states industrial economies developed.

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9780195156294 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 14, 2002, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Argues that anti-Confederate Southerners, Southern blacks, and border-state whites, influenced military outcomes by contributing thousands of troops to the Union cause as the border-states industrial economies developed.

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Product Description: Why did the Confederacy lose the Civil War? Most historians point to the larger number of Union troops, for example, or the North's greater industrial might. Now, in The South Vs. the South, one of America's leading authorities on the Civil War era offers an entirely new answer to this question...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195130270 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, February 15, 2001, cover price $74.00 | About this edition: Why did the Confederacy lose the Civil War?

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A fact-filled guide from an automobile consumer expert provides information on more than 150 used cars and minivans, covers ten years of each model, and includes an overall rating and ratings of aspects such as fuel economy and maintenance. Original.

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9780062732835, titled "Used Car Book 1995-96" | Harpercollins, May 1, 1995, cover price $12.50 | also contains A Place Not Forgotten: Landscapes of the South from the Morris Museum of Art, Used Car Book 1995-96 | About this edition: Contains information on safety ratings, repair records, and insurance costs for hundreds of late model used cars and minivans made between 1986 and 1995

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Product Description: Accompanying a year-long exhibition at the University of Kentucky Art Museum, A Place Not Forgotten explores the distinctiveness of Southern landscape painting from the early nineteenth century through the 1940s. More than twenty-five color reproductions are accompanied by essays on southern art and culture by William W...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781882007172 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, December 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Accompanying a year-long exhibition at the University of Kentucky Art Museum, A Place Not Forgotten explores the distinctiveness of Southern landscape painting from the early nineteenth century through the 1940s.
9780062732835, titled "Used Car Book 1995-96" | Harpercollins, May 1, 1995, cover price $12.50 | also contains A Place Not Forgotten: Landscapes of the South from the Morris Museum of Art, Used Car Book 1995-96 | About this edition: Contains information on safety ratings, repair records, and insurance costs for hundreds of late model used cars and minivans made between 1986 and 1995

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Essays examine the causes of the Civil War, discussing pivotal events, people, and institutions

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9780195079418 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 11, 1996, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Essays examine the causes of the Civil War, discussing pivotal events, people, and institutions

Product Description: This collection of essays deals with slavery in the USA, and how the South in particular responded to the problem. It discusses such subjects as the Constitution and slavery, slave rebellion (the Denmark Vesey Uprising), attempts to banish all blacks to Africa, attempts to expand slavery in the United States and overseas, and the division in the southern states as to whether or not to secede from the Union...read more

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9780844668703 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, December 1, 1995, cover price $24.25 | About this edition: This collection of essays deals with slavery in the USA, and how the South in particular responded to the problem.
9780195088076 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 12, 1994, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This collection of essays deals with slavery in the USA, and how the South in particular responded to the problem.

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9780195088083 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 12, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: William W.

Product Description: When William Freehling's Prelude to Civil War first appeared in 1965 it was immediately hailed as a brilliant and incisive study of the origins of the Civil War. Book Week called it "fresh, exciting, and convincing," while The Virginia Quarterly Review praised it as, quite simply, "history at its best...read more

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9780844668697 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, June 1, 1995, cover price $28.75 | About this edition: When William Freehling's Prelude to Civil War first appeared in 1965 it was immediately hailed as a brilliant and incisive study of the origins of the Civil War.

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9780195076813, titled "Prelude to Civil War: The Nullification Controversy in South Carolina, 1816-1836" | Reissue edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 4, 1992), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: When William Freehling's Prelude to Civil War first appeared in 1965 it was immediately hailed as a brilliant and incisive study of the origins of the Civil War.

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Product Description: The critical northern antebellum debate matched the rhetorical skills of Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas in an historic argument over the future of slavery in a westward-expanding America. Two years later, an equally historic oratorical showdown between secessionists and Unionists in Georgia generated as much popular interest south of the Mason-Dixon line, and perhaps had an even more profound immediate effect on the future of the United States...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195079456 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 29, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The critical northern antebellum debate matched the rhetorical skills of Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A.

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Product Description: Far from a monolithic block of diehard slave states, the South in the eight decades before the Civil War was, in William Freehling's words, "a world so lushly various as to be a storyteller's dream." It was a world where Deep South cotton planters clashed with South Carolina rice growers, where the egalitarian spirit sweeping the North seeped down through border states already uncertain about slavery, where even sections of the same state (for instance, coastal and mountain Virginia) divided bitterly on key issues...read more

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9780195058147 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 6, 1990, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Far from a monolithic block of diehard slave states, the South in the eight decades before the Civil War was, in William Freehling's words, "a world so lushly various as to be a storyteller's dream.

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9780195072594 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 5, 1991), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Far from a monolithic block of diehard slave states, the South in the eight decades before the Civil War was, in William Freehling's words, "a world so lushly various as to be a storyteller's dream.

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Product Description: Harper Torchbooks TB1359 c1968 later printing softcover 395pp plus ads.

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9780061313592 | Harpercollins College Div, June 1, 1968, cover price $9.95 | also contains Programming and Customizing the Avr Microcontroller | About this edition: Harper Torchbooks TB1359 c1968 later printing softcover 395pp plus ads.

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