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Contents <BR><HR><BR> <TOC> Preface 00 Introduction 00 Chapter 1. On the Brink of the Precipice: The Election of 1860 00 Chapter 2. I Would Not Endanger the Perpetuity of This Union: November 000 Chapter 3. Proportions of Which I Had but a Faint Conception: Early December 000 Chapter 4. The Issues of the Late Campaign Are Obsolete: Late December 000 Chapter 5. We Know Not What a Day or Two or an Hour May Bring Forth: [email protected] January 000 Chapter 6. One's Opinions Change Fast in Revolutionary Times: [email protected] 000 Chapter 7. The Storm Is Weathered: [email protected], Revisited 000 Chapter 8. A Calm Pervades the Political World: March 000 Chapter 9. Any Decision Would Be Preferable to This Uncertainty: [email protected] 000 Chapter 10. Everybody Now Is for the Union: [email protected] 000 Conclusion: Shall It Be Peace, or a Sword? 000 Notes 000 Bibliography 000 Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 -- Decision making.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1857-1861 -- Decision making.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Political and social views.
Secession -- Southern States -- Public opinion.
Northeastern States -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Nationalism -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century.
Political culture -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century.
Public opinion -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century.