Stephen A. Douglas and the dilemmas of democratic equality
Print Book, English, c2007
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, Md., c2007
x, 219 p. ; 24 cm.
Chapter 1: Creating Democracy, 1813–1840Chapter 2: Democracy, Commerce, and Manifest DestinyChapter 3: The Compromise of 1850Chapter 4: The Kansas-Nebraska Act and its Aftermath, 1851–1856Chapter 5: Popular Sovereignty Fails: The Lecompton Constitution Battle, 1857–1859Chapter 6: The Election of 1860Chapter 7: Secession and the Limits of Democracy, 1860–1861Essay on Sources