The Resource William Henry Seward and the secession crisis : the effort to prevent civil war, Lawrence M. Denton

William Henry Seward and the secession crisis : the effort to prevent civil war, Lawrence M. Denton

Label
William Henry Seward and the secession crisis : the effort to prevent civil war
Title
William Henry Seward and the secession crisis
Title remainder
the effort to prevent civil war
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence M. Denton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"William Henry Seward, U.S. senator and former governor, lost the Republican Party nomination for president in 1860, but aided Lincoln's election by touring the country on behalf of the Republican ticket. This biography explores Seward's political power and the theory that, as president, he might have prevented the Civil War"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Denton, Lawrence M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E415.9.S4
LC item number
D46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seward, William H.
  • Seward, William H.
  • Political leadership
  • Legislators
  • United States
  • Presidential candidates
  • Governors
  • Secession
  • United States
  • United States
Label
William Henry Seward and the secession crisis : the effort to prevent civil war, Lawrence M. Denton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Luck of the draw -- To be president -- Henry takes charge -- February : Union light, shine bright -- March madness -- The point of no return -- Saving the nation -- Appendix : The 1860 presidential election
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
v, 221 p. ;
Isbn
9780786444281
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009020565
Note
In memoriam, Robert S. Kerr, Jr.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3268319-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3268319
  • (Sirsi) o318421099
  • (OCoLC)318421099
Label
William Henry Seward and the secession crisis : the effort to prevent civil war, Lawrence M. Denton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Luck of the draw -- To be president -- Henry takes charge -- February : Union light, shine bright -- March madness -- The point of no return -- Saving the nation -- Appendix : The 1860 presidential election
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
v, 221 p. ;
Isbn
9780786444281
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009020565
Note
In memoriam, Robert S. Kerr, Jr.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3268319-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3268319
  • (Sirsi) o318421099
  • (OCoLC)318421099

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