Harris, William C. 1933-

Two against Lincoln : Reverdy Johnson and Horatio Seymour : champions of the loyal opposition / William C. Harris. - Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, 2017. - 1 online resource - JSTOR eBooks .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Part I. Reverdy Johnson: conservative unionist -- Defender of the republic and the Constitution -- Johnson and Lincoln: a fragile collaboration -- Civil War senator and Lincoln nemesis -- After the war: Republican adversary -- Part II. Horatio Seymour: Democratic leader -- Seymour and Lincoln: the early sparring -- A thorn in Lincoln's side, 1863 -- Democratic champion, 1864 -- Reconstruction dissident and presidential candidate -- Conclusions.

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22573/ctt1p6rftw JSTOR


Politicians--United States--Biography.
Unionists (United States Civil War)--Biography.

E415.9.J56 / H37 2017

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