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7 edition of History and civil government of Maine found in the catalog.

History and civil government of Maine

by William Wallace Stetson

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Published by Werner school book company in Chicago, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maine,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Maine -- History,
    • Maine -- Politics and government,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W. W. Stetson ... and the government of the United States, by B. A. Hinsdale.
      GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
      SeriesHalf-title: The state government series ... vol. VI
      ContributionsHinsdale, B. A. 1837-1900.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2825.1898 .S8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination340 p.
      Number of Pages340
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL528470M
      LC Control Number99000323
      OCLC/WorldCa6209310

        As the subtitle says, the book is a military history of the US Civil War, and be prepared for detailed descriptions of battles, movements, formations and weaponry. However, the book also has looks at the Union and Confederate home fronts, politics, excursions into prison of war camps, and society, with valuable first-hand accounts from officers /5(33). In , Calvin Stowe accepted a position at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. While in Maine Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin. The Fugitive Slave Law of inspired her to write the novel. She objected to the federal government actively assisting slave owners in their efforts to reclaim fugitive slaves in Northern states.

      Biography. Professor Michael J. Klarman is the Kirkland & Ellis Professor at Harvard Law School, where he joined the faculty in He received his B.A. and M.A. (political theory) from the University of Pennsylvania in , his J.D. from Stanford Law School in , and his D. Phil. in legal history from the University of Oxford (), where he was a Marshall Scholar. Recommended Reading: American Civil War, American Revolution, and Abraham Lincoln by Gordon Leidner of Great American History. I've been an avid student of the Civil War, American Revolution, and Abraham Lincoln for over 30 years, and have listed below several of the books I found to be particularly worth reading.

      Book Review: The Union Must Stand: The Civil War Diary of John Quincy Adams Campbell, Fifth Iowa Volunteer Infantry (edited by Mark Grimsley and Todd D. Miller): ACW States Rights John C. Calhoun: The Man Who Started the Civil WarAuthor: Melissa Winn. - Looking to get inspired on your trip to Maine? Immerse yourself into world-class art, exciting history, and mind-bending science. Check out the best museums in Maine to visit in Book effortlessly online with Tripadvisor!


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