Politics and Ideology in the Age of the Civil War

Politics and Ideology in the Age of the Civil War

Eric Foner


Insisting that politics and beliefs needs to stay on the leading edge of any exam of nineteenth-century the United States, Foner reasserts the centrality of the Civil conflict to the folk of that interval. the 1st portion of this booklet offers with the explanations of the sectional clash; the second one, with the antislavery stream; and a last crew of essays treats land and hard work after the warfare. Taken jointly, Foner's essays paintings in the direction of reintegrating the social, political, and highbrow historical past of the 19th century.

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