The Calhoun revolution

its basis and its progress by J. R. Doolittle in Washington, s.n

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  • Politics and government,
  • Extension to the territories,
  • Slavery

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StatementSpeech of Hon. J.R. Doolittle, of Wisconsin. Delivered in the United States Senate, January 3, 1860
LC ClassificationsE438 .D688
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Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
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