TITLE

Do We Have National Unity ?

AUTHOR(S)
Schlesinger, A. M.
PUB. DATE
February 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;2/2/42, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p140
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the national unity in the U.S. during war periods. Engagement of the nation in four major wars prior to the twentieth century; Discussion on peace sentiment centered in the minority party, the Federalists; Internal dissension caused by the Mexican War; Secession of the Southern states after election of Abraham Lincoln, sixteenth U.S. President; Consequences of the firing on Fort Sumter; Influence of the anti-war democrats during wars; Background of the first and second World War.
ACCESSION #
14693072

 

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