Beyond the Civil War synthesis : political essays of the Civil War era / Robert P. Swierenga, editor. - Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1975. - xx, 348 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. - Contributions in American history ; no. 44 .

"A collection of ... articles in American political history that originally appeared in Civil War history."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Civil War synthesis in American political history Causes of the American Civil War : recent interpretations and new directions Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 : a critical overview of recent trends and interpretations John Brown and his judges : a critique of the historical literature Northern Democratic Party and the Congressional elections of 1858 Ethnic voter and the first Lincoln election Rejected Republican incumbents in the 1866 Congressional nominating conventions : a study in Reconstruction politics Rout of radicalism : Republicans and the elections of 1867 Republicans and Black suffrage in New York State : the grass roots response Party and section : the Senate and the Kansas-Nebraska Bill Unconscious "spirit of party" in the Confederate Congress Bloc and party in the United States Senate : 1861-1863 Who were the Senate radicals? "Radical" political and economic policies : the Senate, 1873-1877 Political patronage and ethnic groups : foreign-born in the United States Customhouse Service, 1821-1861 Religious and occupational roots of party identification : Illinois and Indiana in the 1870's Negroes in the First and Second Reconstructions of the South Slavery and the slave power : a crucial distinction William Lloyd Garrison and antislavery unity : a reappraisal / Aims and impact of Garrisonian abolitionism, 1840-1860 Joel H. Silbey. Eric Foner. Richard O. Curry. Stephen B. Oates -- David E. Meerse. Robert P. Swierenga. Lawrence N. Powell. Michael Les Benedict. Phyllis Frances Field -- Gerald W. Wolff. Richard E. Beringer. Alan G. Bogue. Edward L. Gambill. Glenn M. Linden -- Leonard Tabachnik. Richard Jensen. August Meier -- Larry Gara. Bertram Wyatt-Brown. James B. Stewart. [Part I. Historiography of the Civil War] (1964) / (1974) / (1974) / (1971) / [Part II. Politics at the grass roots : elections and voters] (1973) / (1965) / (1973) / (1972) / (1975) / [Part III. "Spirit of party" : Congress and roll call voting] (1972) / (1972) / (1967) / (1966) / (1968) / [Part IV. Patronage, religion, and race : the ethnoreligious dimension of politics] (1971) / (1970) / (1967) / [Part V. Ideology and politics] (1969) / (1969) /

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