Days of Defiance: Sumter, Secession, and the Coming of the Civil War (Paperback)

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With a masterful eye for the telling detail, Klein vividly recounts the period from the election of Abraham Lincoln to the shelling of Fort Sumter. of photos. 2 maps.

About the Author

Maury Klein is professor of history at the University of Rhode Island. His previous books include "Unfinished Business: The Railroad in American Life" and "The Life and Legend of Jay Gould".
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679768821
ISBN-10: 0679768823
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: May 4th, 1999
Pages: 528
Language: English