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The War Before the War

Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America's Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War

The War Before the War( )
Author: Delbanco, Andrew
ISBN:978-1-59420-405-0
Publication Date:Nov 2018
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Penguin Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

Winner of the Mark Lynton History Prize  Winner of the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award A New York Times Critics' Best Book of 2018 "Excellent... stunning."--Ta-Nehisi Coates The devastating story of how fugitive slaves drove the nation to Civil War For decades after its founding, America was really two nations--one slave, one free. There were many reasons why this composite nation ultimately...
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Book Details
Pages:464
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / General
History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Law / Legal History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.43 x 9.56 x 1.37 Inches
Book Weight:1.6 Pounds



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