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The Day of confederacy

Nathaniel W. Stephenson

The Day of confederacy

a chronicle of the embattled south

by Nathaniel W. Stephenson

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementNathaniel W. Stephenson.
SeriesChronicles of America series / Allen Johnson, editor -- v. 30, Chronicles of America series -- v. 30.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 214p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19424788M

  Separation, the word of the day for secession, was discussed as a possible remedy. But the moderates, fearing such a move would spark a civil war, quelled the effort. Upon learning of the movement, Thomas Jefferson said, “If any state in the Union will declare that it prefers separation to a continuance in the union . A Confederacy of Dunces is often cited as one of the quintessential novels of New Orleans. The book is set entirely in the city (because Ignatius won't go anywhere else), and it makes extensive use of New Orleans's location, culture, and street life. New Orleans is a .

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A day later, the president had to deliver a speech to Congress on the state of the Confederacy. “Every avenue of negotiation is closed against us,” Davis told the rebel members. Iroquois Confederacy Map of the initial nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, from History of the Five Indian Nations Depending on the Province of New-York, by Cadwallader Colden, Library of Congress, Rare Book Division, Washington, D.C.

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