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Title:
The constitutional and political history of the United States
Author:
Von Holst, H. (Hermann), 1841-1904.
Physical Description:
8 volumes : portraits ; 23 cm
General Note:
Translation of: Verfassung und Demokratie der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika.

Vol. 1 translated by John J. Lalor and Alfred B. Mason; v. 2, 4-7, by John J. Lalor; v. 3, by John J. Lalor and Paul Shorey.

Another issue of same date lacks volume number on title page.
Language:
English
Contents:
v. 1. 1750-1833. State sovereignty and slavery. 1889 -- v. 2. 1828-1846. Jackson's administration. Annexation of Texas. 1888 -- v. 3. 1846-1850. Annexation of Texas. Compromise of 1850. 1881 -- v. 4. 1850-1854. Compromise of 1850. Kansas-Nebraska bill. 1885 -- v. 5. 1854-1856. Kansas-Nebraska bill. Buchanan's election. 1885 -- v. 6. 1856-1859. Buchanan's election. End of 35th Congress. 1889 -- v. 7. 1859-1861. Harper's Ferry. Lincoln inauguration. 1892 -- v. 8. Index and list of authorities / by Ira Hutchinson Brainerd. 1892.
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