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South Atlantic Quarterly (1984) 83 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Robert W. Johannsen Love of Order: South Carolina’s First Secession Crisis . By Barnwell John . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 1982 . Pp. x , 258 . $25.00 . Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 Book Reviews 239 Republicans themselves...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1979) 78 (4): 528–529.
Published: 01 October 1979
...Robert W. Johannsen After Secession: Jefferson Davis and the Failure of Confederate Nationalism . By Escott Paul D. . Baton Rouge and London : Louisiana State University Press , 1978 . Pp. xiv , 295 . $17.50 . Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 528 The South...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1980) 79 (2): 224–225.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Lewis Patton The Tennessee. The Old River: Frontier to Secession . By Davidson Donald . Introduction by Young Thomas Daniel . Tennesseana Editions ; Facsimile of Vol. I of the 1946 Edition. Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press , 1979 . Pp. v , 342 . $10.50...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1910) 9 (4): 372–376.
Published: 01 October 1910
...Henry G. Ellis Copyright © 1910 by Duke University Press 1910 The Influence of Industrial and Educational Leaders on the Secession of Virginia. By Henry G. Ellis. In studying the history of any given period, too much stress is apt to be laid on the political leader, who all too frequently...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1942) 41 (4): 370–383.
Published: 01 October 1942
...Archibald Rutledge Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 LINCOLN AND THE THEORY OF SECESSION ARCHIBALD RUTLEDGE Any PEOPLE anywhere, being inclined and having the power, Ilhave the right to rise up and shake off the existing government and form a new one that suits them better...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1951) 50 (3): 421–422.
Published: 01 July 1951
...Robert H. Woody And the War Came: The North and the Secession Crisis, 1860-1861 . By Stampp Kenneth M. . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press , 1950 . Pp. viii , 331 . $4.50 . Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 Book Reviews 421 And the War Came...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2010
... to make history and to his keen interest in challenging complacency and narrow-minded nationalism, which proved detrimental to the betterment of the lives of Sudanese people, a reality that continues even now, as we witness debates on secession, ethnic cleansing, marginality, and charges of genocide. ©...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1984) 83 (2): 240–241.
Published: 01 April 1984
... second purpose is to tell the story of South Carolina s secession crisis of 1850-51 more fully and more accurately than had been done before. The fiery, single-minded Robert Barnwell Rhett emerges as the central figure in the tale, a leader whose personality became as controversial as his ideas...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1903) 2 (2): 114–124.
Published: 01 April 1903
... of secession in the event of the election of Lincoln. The Bell and Douglas vote, as later events showed, was not so much against secession as for delay. Many of the strong men politically were Bell and Douglas men and also secessionists. The ordinance of secession was carried by a vote of sixty-one to thirty...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1914) 13 (3): 260–269.
Published: 01 July 1914
... Carolina school of politics, secession being their remedy for southern ills. There was another body of politicians, also shrewd and intelligent, having a larger share of the wealth and brains of the state under their influence. This party was com­ posed largely of members of the old Whig party...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1936) 35 (1): 110–120.
Published: 01 January 1936
... of economics; he does not always marshal his facts and think through his material as well as he writes. John J. Corson, III. A STUDY OF LOCAL SECESSION The Secession Movement in Virginia, 1847-1861. By Henry T. Shanks. Rich­ mond : Garrett and Massie, 1934. Pp. xi, 296. $3.00. A Southern Confederacy without...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1985) 84 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 January 1985
... necessary to the well-being and even survival of the Northern states. Secession threatened those re­ lationships and confronted Lincoln with a deadline for decisive action. As events unfolded, the dwindling food supply at Sumter offered the president an irresistibly popular line of action the rescue...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1978) 77 (2): 146–158.
Published: 01 April 1978
.... In these areas the slaveholding elite generally held sway. The potential for conflict between yeomen and planters had always been present, but secession raised the issue with special acuteness. Could a new southern nation one which was based on slavery but dependent upon the support of nonslaveholders win...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (3): 201–215.
Published: 01 July 1916
... a letter to Aunt Emily in answer to one from her on the subject of secession. She says there is great excitement in Virginia, even on our quiet hillside. I am begin­ ning to get excited myself though I have tried to keep cool as long as possible. I hope something decisive will soon be done in one way...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1943) 42 (1): 45–53.
Published: 01 January 1943
... divine right of secession and to con­ solidate his own power. Mr. Rutledge quotes the famous passage from Lincoln s Mexican War Speech of 1848, that Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up and shake off the existing government and form a new one that suits...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1976) 75 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 January 1976
...: Alabama and Mississippi in 1860. By William L. Barney. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1974. Pp. xv, 371. $14.50. This excellent study, an outgrowth of a Columbia University doc­ toral dissertation, examines the social and economic conditions in Alabama and Mississippi that led to secession in 1861...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1933) 32 (4): 412–421.
Published: 01 October 1933
... biographer, he could have done no better than select Mr. Vestal. R. H. Woody. Books 415 REGARDING SECESSION The Secession Movement in Alabama. By Clarence Phillips Denman, Ph.D. Montgomery, Alabama: Alabama State Department of Archives and History, 1933. Pp. vii, 190. $2.00. Unfortunately this little volume...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1908) 7 (1): 23–41.
Published: 01 January 1908
... ern Confederacy. Rufus King, George Cabot, Fisher Ames, Theophilus Parsons, Roger Griswold, William Plumer, and other prom­ inent New Englanders were eager for secession, but some of them feared that Jefferson s administration was becoming too popular to permit of the belief that the people generally...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1983) 82 (4): 406–423.
Published: 01 October 1983
...Martin Crawford Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 The Anglo-American Crisis of the Early 1860 s: A Framework for Revision Martin Crawford The secession of the slave states in the winter of 1860-61 precipitated a devastating collapse in Anglo-American understanding. On several...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1935) 34 (2): 211–219.
Published: 01 April 1935
... of greater interest than his particular genius for military leadership. Specific­ ally, what were Lee s attitudes toward secession, the objectives of the war, and the real adjustments after the fighting ended? He was not a political philosopher and had no pet theories. In such matters the power of tradition...