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Chapter Page No. Part I Chapter One: A Movement is Born 3 Chapter Two: Liberty Party 29 Chapter Three: Fusion and Free Soil--1848 73 Chapter Four: Coalition, Compromise, And Collape 99 Chapter Five: Multiparty America, 1854-1855 139 Chapter Six: Free Soil, Free Men and Fremont 169 Chapter Seven: Kansas and John Brown 202 Chapter Eight: Republican Consolidation 227 Chapter Nine: Victory 260 Part II Chapter Ten: Secession and War 304 Chapter Eleven: The Politics of War 335 Chapter Twelve Road to Emancipation 359 Chapter Thirteen: Reelection 1864 398 Chapter Fourteen: Abolition 437 Chapter Fifteen: Conclusion 450
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Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Abolitionists -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1815-1861.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
Political parties -- United States -- History -- 19th century.