Robert Toombs Statesman, Speaker, Soldier, Sage
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Robert Toombs Statesman, Speaker, Soldier, Sage

By Pleasant A. Stovall
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  • ROBERT TOOMBS
  • ROBERT TOOMBS
    • STATESMAN, SPEAKER, SOLDIER, SAGE
      • Dedication.
    • Dedication.
    • CONTENTS
    • ROBERT TOOMBS.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • FAMILY, BOYHOOD, LIFE AT COLLEGE.
    • FAMILY, BOYHOOD, LIFE AT COLLEGE.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • AT THE BAR.
    • AT THE BAR.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • IN THE LEGISLATURE.
    • IN THE LEGISLATURE.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • ELECTED TO CONGRESS.
    • ELECTED TO CONGRESS.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • IN THE LOWER HOUSE.
    • IN THE LOWER HOUSE.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • THE COMPROMISE OF 1850.
    • THE COMPROMISE OF 1850.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • THE GEORGIA PLATFORM.
    • THE GEORGIA PLATFORM.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • THE CAMPAIGN OF 1852.
    • THE CAMPAIGN OF 1852.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • TOOMBS IN THE SENATE.
    • TOOMBS IN THE SENATE.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • THE “KNOW-NOTHING” PARTY.
    • THE “KNOW-NOTHING” PARTY.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • TOOMBS IN BOSTON.
    • TOOMBS IN BOSTON.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • BUCHANAN’S ADMINISTRATION.
    • BUCHANAN’S ADMINISTRATION.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • “ON THE STUMP” IN GEORGIA.
    • “ON THE STUMP” IN GEORGIA.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • THE CAMPAIGN OF 1856.
    • THE CAMPAIGN OF 1856.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • JOHN BROWN’S RAID.
    • JOHN BROWN’S RAID.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • THE CHARLESTON CONVENTION.
    • THE CHARLESTON CONVENTION.
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • TOOMBS AS A LEGISLATOR.
    • TOOMBS AS A LEGISLATOR.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • ELECTION OF LINCOLN.
    • ELECTION OF LINCOLN.
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • FAREWELL TO THE SENATE.
    • FAREWELL TO THE SENATE.
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • TOOMBS AND SECESSION.
    • TOOMBS AND SECESSION.
    • CHAPTER XXI.
      • TOOMBS AS PREMIER OF THE CONFEDERACY.
    • TOOMBS AS PREMIER OF THE CONFEDERACY.
    • CHAPTER XXII.
      • BRIGADIER GENERAL IN ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA.
    • BRIGADIER GENERAL IN ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA.
    • CHAPTER XXIII.
      • WITH THE GEORGIA MILITIA.
    • WITH THE GEORGIA MILITIA.
    • CHAPTER XXIV.
      • TOOMBS AS A FUGITIVE.
    • TOOMBS AS A FUGITIVE.
    • CHAPTER XXV.
      • WITHOUT A COUNTRY.
    • WITHOUT A COUNTRY.
    • CHAPTER XXVI.
      • COMMENCING LIFE ANEW.
    • COMMENCING LIFE ANEW.
    • CHAPTER XXVII.
      • DAYS OF RECONSTRUCTION
    • DAYS OF RECONSTRUCTION
    • CHAPTER XXVIII.
      • HIS LAST PUBLIC SERVICE.
    • HIS LAST PUBLIC SERVICE.
    • CHAPTER XXIX.
      • DOMESTIC LIFE OF TOOMBS.
    • DOMESTIC LIFE OF TOOMBS.
    • CHAPTER XXX.
      • HIS GREAT FAULT.
    • HIS GREAT FAULT.
    • CHAPTER XXXI.
      • HIS LAST DAYS.
    • HIS LAST DAYS.
    • INDEX.
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