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The field of blood : violence in Congress and the road to civil war / Joanne B. Freeman.

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  • 5 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 973.7 FRE (Text) 33187004470650 Nonfiction Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 973.7 FREE (Text) 39213000839997 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 973.7 FRE (Text) 30477101240962 Adult: New Available -
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Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library 973.7 FRE (Text) 70621000219873 Adult - Non Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 973.7 Freeman (Text) 31208912594860 non-fiction Checked out 01/28/2019
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 973.7 FRE (Text) 70741000151880 Adult Non Fiction Checked out 02/04/2019
Whiting PL - Whiting 973.7 F877 (Text) 51735011902375 Adult department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374154776
  • ISBN: 0374154775
  • Physical Description: xvii, 450 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2018.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical refernces (pages 293-427) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Documents the violence that sometimes marked legislative sessions in the decades before the American Civil War, detailing acts of physical fighting, duels, and mortal threats over disagreements about key issues, particularly slavery.
Subject: United States > Politics and government > 1845-1861.
United States Congress > History > 19th century.
Legislators > United States > History > 19th century.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Causes.

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