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Lincoln and the war governors

William Best Hesseltine

Lincoln and the war governors

by William Best Hesseltine

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Published by P. Smith in Gloucester, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865,
  • Governors -- United States,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1857-1861,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 395-405

    Statement[by] William B. Hesseltine
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 405, xxii p.
    Number of Pages405
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17860923M

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In popular speech, the Southern Confederacy symbolized the. This is not the first book to analyze Lincoln’s relationship with the governors of Union states.

Lincoln and the War Governors by William B. Hesseltine explored many of the same themes in this book, but it was published over half a century ago, and it gave cursory treatment of certain issues covered in depth by: 2.

"The conflict of was a war between the states on the one hand and the growing power of the national government on the other. In popular speech, the Southern Confederacy symbolized the particularist principles of states' rights, and the United States embodied the national creed.

But, as in most wars, neither side had a clear monopoly of either contending dogma. Get this from a library. Lincoln and the war governors. [William B Hesseltine; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University.

Libraries)] -- "The conflict of was a war between the states on the one hand and the growing power of the national government on the other.

In popular speech, the Southern Confederacy symbolized the. Lincoln and the War Governors by William B. Hesseltine explored many of the same themes in this book, but it was published over half a century ago, and it gave cursory treatment of certain issues covered in depth here.

As Engle vividly recounts, in and the war was one in which the states played the leading in supplying men, furnishing 5/5(4). The Lincoln Herald An amazingly well-weaved and balanced book, allowing the reader to appreciate the efforts 'back home' by the proactive governors, to first fill the early regimental ranks, but to support the Union soldiers through the fighting.

I enjoyed it immensely!—Civil War TalkBrand: The University of North Carolina Press. Explores the changes that occurred as the war lengthened with care and complexity.”--Emerging Civil War “In a thorough and well-written study on a topic not covered in almost 70 years, Engle presents a much-needed reexamination of the relationship between Lincoln and the Union governors during the Civil War.

Highly recommended.”--Choice. Book Review: Gathering to Save a Nation: Lincoln & the Union’s War Governors by Stephen D. Engle Posted on Janu by Meg Groeling The study of.

The Civil War Era Governors of the Northern States (Lincoln’s War Governors) “In the weeks between his election and his inauguration, Abraham Lincoln, president elect of a dividing nation did not lack for advice.” Ref.: Governors at War, Pg.

Chap 7 By March Lincoln was fully convinced that the governors of the Northern states stood staunchly for coercion. Stephen Engle, author of [Gathering to Save a Nation: Lincoln and the Union's War Governors], discusses the pivotal role the Union governors played in securing victory in the Civil War.

Over the course of the Civil War, fifty-nine men served as governors of the twenty-five Union states. Although these state executives were occasionally obstructionist and often disagreed amongst themselves, their overall cooperation and counsel bolstered the policies put forth by Abraham Lincoln and proved essential to the Union’s ultimate by: 2.

Lincoln and the war governors by William Best Hesseltine; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Politics and government, Governors, United States; Places: United States; People: Abraham Lincoln (); Times:A politico-historical study with considerable, deliberate detail and documentation, this traces the transformation of a federal union into a new nation in the conflict between Lincoln and the war governors, a conflict which was resolved at the expense of states' rights.

Surveying the political stand of the various regions, this goes on to the Convention in Chicago where Lincoln won over Seward.

Rodrigue’s book reminds us that, just as it would be wrong to study the Civil War without studying Reconstruction, it would be wrong to think of Reconstruction as a process that began only in mid-April under Johnson, or even as one that began under Lincoln in Decemberor when Lincoln appointed his first military governors in Author: Elizabeth D.

Leonard. Lincoln and the Union Governors is a masterful retelling of the crucial partnership between Lincoln and the governors that will enthrall readers, fill significant gaps in our understanding of the Civil War, and find a place on any history enthusiast’s bookshelf.”—Kenneth J.

Winkle, author of Abraham and Mary Lincoln and Lincoln’s Author: William C. Harris. William B. Hesseltine LINCOLN AND THE WAR GOVERNORS 1st Edition 2nd Printing Hardcover New York Alfred A. Knopf Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket.

Small chip to front near Rating: % positive. For all that has appeared in print on Lincoln and the Civil War in the years since the conflict, only William Best Hesseltine’s classic, Lincoln and the War Governors, serves as the seminal work on this important relationship.

Characteristic of its time in contributing to the Lincoln idolatry, Hesseltine portrayed Lincoln as a master. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Civil War America: Gathering to Save a Nation: Lincoln and the Union's War Governors by Stephen D.

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By Stephen D. Engle. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, pp. Introduction, epilogue, acknowledgments, appendix, notes. Gathering to save a nation: Lincoln and the Union's war governors / Stephen D. Engle. Format Book Published Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, [] Description pages ; 25 cm.

Uniform series Civil War America (Series) Notes Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents. This category includes governors who served all or part of their term of office while their state was in allegiance to the Confederate States of category does not include governors appointed by the Lincoln or Johnson administrations, or those who served during the Reconstruction era toward the end and after the war.Contents clean, tight, textually unmarked.

DJ blurb affixed to front pastedown. "Professor Hesseltine believes that the Union was preserved as much by Lincoln's political victories over the Northern governors as by the military victories over the Southern secessionists" and "first study of federal and state relations during the Civil War.".Lincoln and the war governors by William Best Hesseltine starting at $ Lincoln and the war governors has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.