The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates. Comprising a Full and Authentic Account of the Rise and Progress of the Late Southern Confederacy--the Campaigns, Battles, Incidents, and Adventures of the Most Gigantic Struggle of the World's History
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Disagreement between Price and MoOulloch . - Noble conduct of Price . - The Battle of Oak Hill.McCulloch surprised . — A fierce fight . — Death of Gen. Lyon . - The Federals de . tion in the newspapers . The theatrical and sensational ...
tion in the newspapers . The theatrical and sensational mind of the North.Advance of the Confederates towards the Potomac . - McClellan's designs . — The Confederates fall back to Centreville . — The Battle of Leesburg .
But a new and violent agita tion was to spring up in the first session of the first Congress under his administration . The Territory of Nebraska had applied for admission into the Union . Mr. Stephen A. Douglas , Senator from Illinois ...
He raised in Congress what was called the Anti - Lecompton party , pledged to the exclusion of Kansas under the Lecompton Constitution , and insisting on the right of Territorial legisla鲁 SETTLEMENT OF THE KANSAS QUESTION . 69 tion on ...
69 tion on the subject of slavery . For six months the Kansas question occupied Congress , and held the country in anxiety and suspense . It was a contest for political power between North and South . The mere industrial interests or ...
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This was published very soon after the end of the War. Edward A. Pollard was an editor of "The Richmond Examiner" and had access to a huge amount of data and the assistance of many reporters and ... Read full review