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Apostles of Disunion Southern Secession Commissioners and the Causes of the Civil War

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ISBN-10: 0813939445

ISBN-13: 9780813939445

Edition: 15th 2021

Authors: Charles B. Dew

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Charles Dew's Apostles of Disunion has established itself as a modern classic and an indispensable account of the Southern states' secession from the Union. Addressing topics still hotly debated among historians and the public at large more than a century and a half after the Civil War, the book offers a compelling and clearly substantiated argument that slavery and race were at the heart of our great national crisis. The fifteen years since the original publication of Apostles of Disunion have seen an intensification of debates surrounding the Confederate flag and Civil War monuments. In a powerful new afterword to this anniversary edition, Dew situates the book in relation to these recent…    
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Book details

List price: $19.50
Edition: 15th
Copyright year: 2021
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
Publication date: 1/30/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 168
Size: 5.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.53" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

Charles B. Dew is the Van Alan Clark Third Century Professor in the Social Sciences at Williams College.