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" One-eighth of the whole population were colored slaves, not distributed generally over the Union, but localized in the southern part of it. These slaves constituted a peculiar and powerful interest. All knew that this interest was somehow the cause of... "
The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ... - Page 645
by Henry Jarvis Raymond - 1865 - 808 pages
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The Kentucky Anthology: Two Hundred Years of Writing in the Bluegrass State

Wade Hall - History - 2005 - 880 pages
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And the War Came: The Slavery Quarrel and the American Civil War

Donald J. Meyers - History - 2005 - 284 pages
...the nation survive; and the other would accept war rather than let it perish. And the war came. "The slaves constituted a peculiar and powerful interest....this interest was the object for which the insurgents would rend the Union, even by war; while the government claimed no right to do more than restrict the...
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The Eloquent President: A Portrait of Lincoln Through His Words

Ronald Cedric White - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 448 pages
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From Perception to Meaning: Image Schemas in Cognitive Linguistics

Beate Hampe, Joseph E. Grady - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 485 pages
...the nation survive, and the other would accept war rather than let it perish, and the war came. [10] One-eighth of the whole population were colored slaves,...the Union, but localized in the southern part of it. [11] These slaves constituted a peculiar and powerful interest. [12] All knew that this interest was...
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The American Civil War: An Anthology of Essential Writings

Ian Frederick Finseth - History - 2006 - 629 pages
...parties deprecated war; but one of them would make war rather than let the nation survive; and the other would accept war rather than let it perish....this interest was the object for which the insurgents would rend the Union, even by war; while the government claimed no right to do more than to restrict...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 842 pages
...parties deprecated war ; but one of them would make, war rather than let the nation survive ; and the other would accept war rather than let it perish....this interest was the object for which the insurgents would rend the Union, even by war; while the Government claimed no right to do more than to restrict...
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The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln as Reflected in His Briefer Letters ...

Abraham Lincoln - History - 2006 - 265 pages
...parties deprecated war; but one of them would make war rather than let the nation survive; and the other would accept war rather than let it perish....this interest was the object for which the insurgents would rend the Union, even by war; while the government claimed no right to do more than to restrict...
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Us Presidential Inagural Addresses

Fyodor Dostoyevsky - Fiction - 2006 - 736 pages
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The Life And Times Of Abraham Lincoln 16th President Of The United States

L. P. Brockett - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 756 pages
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Reconstruction

Adriane Ruggiero - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2007 - 103 pages
...parties deprecated war, but one of them would make war rather than let the nation survive, and the other would accept war rather than let it perish,...generally over the Union, but localized in the southern deprecated strongly disapproved of Lincoln himself wrote the famous "malice toward none" speech that...
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