The Negro and the Nation A History of American Slavery and Enfranchisement
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The Negro and the Nation A History of American Slavery and Enfranchisement

By George Spring Merriam
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  • THE NEGRO AND THE NATION
  • A History of American Slavery and Enfranchisement
    • BY
  • GEORGE S. MERRIAM
  • CONTENTS
  • THE NEGRO AND THE NATION
  • CHAPTER I
    • HOW SLAVERY GREW IN AMERICA
  • CHAPTER II
    • THE ACTS OF THE FATHERS
  • CHAPTER III
    • CONFLICT AND COMPROMISE
  • CHAPTER IV
    • THE WIDENING RIFT
  • CHAPTER V
    • CALHOUN AND GARRISON
  • CHAPTER VI
    • BIRNEY, CHANNING, AND WEBSTER
  • CHAPTER VII
    • THE UNDERLYING FORCES
  • CHAPTER VIII
    • THE MEXICAN WAR
  • CHAPTER IX
    • HOW DEAL WITH THE TERRITORIES?
  • CHAPTER X
    • THE COMPROMISE OF 1850
  • CHAPTER XI
    • A LULL AND A RETROSPECT
  • CHAPTER XII
    • SLAVERY AS IT WAS
  • CHAPTER XIII
    • THE STRUGGLE FOR KANSAS
  • CHAPTER XIV
    • "FREMONT AND FREEDOM"
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER XV
    • THREE TYPICAL SOUTHERNERS
  • CHAPTER XVI
    • SOME NORTHERN LEADERS
  • CHAPTER XVII
    • DRED SCOTT AND LECOMPTON
  • CHAPTER XVIII
    • JOHN BROWN
  • CHAPTER XIX
    • ABRAHAM LINCOLN
  • CHAPTER XX
    • THE ELECTION OF 1860
  • CHAPTER XXI
    • FACE TO FACE
  • CHAPTER XXII
    • HOW THEY DIFFERED
  • CHAPTER XXIII
    • WHY THEY FOUGHT
  • CHAPTER XXIV
  • CHAPTER XXV
    • THE CIVIL WAR
  • CHAPTER XXVI
    • EMANCIPATION BEGUN
  • CHAPTER XXVII
    • EMANCIPATION ACHIEVED
  • CHAPTER XXVIII
    • RECONSTRUCTION: EXPERIMENTS AND IDEALS
  • CHAPTER XXIX
    • RECONSTRUCTION: THE FIRST PLAN
  • CHAPTER XXX
    • CONGRESS AND THE "BLACK CODES"
  • CHAPTER XXXI
    • RECONSTRUCTION: THE SECOND PLAN
  • CHAPTER XXXII
    • RECONSTRUCTION: THE FINAL PLAN
  • CHAPTER XXXIII
    • RECONSTRUCTION: THE WORKING OUT
  • CHAPTER XXXIV
    • THREE TROUBLED STATES
  • CHAPTER XXXV
    • RECONSTRUCTION: THE LAST ACT
  • CHAPTER XXXVI
    • REGENERATION
  • CHAPTER XXXVII
    • ARMSTRONG
  • CHAPTER XXXVIII
    • EVOLUTION
  • CHAPTER XXXIX
    • EBB AND FLOW
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER XL
    • LOOKING FORWARD
  • INDEX
    • THE END
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