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Author Harrold, Stanley

Title Border war : fighting over slavery before the Civil War / Stanley Harrold

Publ Info Chapel Hill, N.C. : University of North Carolina Press, [2010]
 CCRI-Warwick  E449 .H2985 2010    AVAILABLE
 J&W-Denver  E449 .H2985 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E449 .H2985 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  E449 .H2985 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  E449 .H2985 2010    AVAILABLE
1 copy ordered for CCRI-Warwick Orders on 06-29-2011.
Descript xvi, 292 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Civil War America
Civil War America (Series)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Perception of war -- Early clashes -- Fear and reaction in the border South -- Southern aggression in the lower North -- Interstate diplomacy -- Fighting against slavery in the lower North -- The struggle for the border South -- Fighting over the fugitive slave law -- Pressure on the border South increases -- From border war to Civil War
LC subject Slavery -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Fugitive slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Slavery -- United States -- Legal status of slaves in free states
Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States
Border States (U.S. Civil War)
United States. Fugitive slave law (1850)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes
ISBN 9780807834312 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807834319 (cloth : alk. paper)