the Civil War
John C. Calhoun
The Great Nullificator
Henretta: Chapter Thirteen
H. Seward - A Higher Law
C. Calhoun - "Southern Address"
H. Stevens - "The Honor of this Country"
Sumner - The Crime against Kansas
Henry Hammond on Admission of Kansas under the LeCompton Convention - "Cotton
H. Stephens - "Come Let us Reason Together"
H. Stephens - Cornerstone Speech
Douglass - What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?
Lincoln - First Inaugural Address
Documents from Primary Sources:
Lloyd Garrison - Inaugural Editorial of The Liberator
de Tocqueville - "Of Individualism in Democratic Countries"
de Tocqueville - "Why the Americans are so Restless."
S. Grant - Causes of the Mexican War