More American than southern : Kentucky, slavery, and the war for an American ideology, 1828-1861

Matthews, Gary Robert, 1949-

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  • Creator Gary R. Matthews
  • Format Books
  • Publication First edition. Knoxville : The University of Tennessee Press, 2014.
  • Physical Details
    • xii, 345 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781621900573, 1621900576
  • OCLC ocn866803594

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-335) and index.

Contents

  • Class structure -- The paradigm -- Subregional variances -- The Whig era -- The politics of economic development -- Crisis and compromise -- Party realignment -- Cold war -- The labyrinth of sectional politics -- The secession crisis, part I -- The secession crisis, part II -- A hollow concept -- Kentucky unionism -- The end of an era
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