Crisis of the House Divided: An Interpretation of the Issues in the Lincoln-Douglas Debates

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Doubleday, 1959 - Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Ill., 1858 - 451 pages
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Well-written history of the Lincoln-Douglas debates that looks at the underlying assumptions of both sides. The author assumes that the reader already has a great deal of familiarity with the issues ... Read full review

Review: Crisis of the House Divided: An Interpretation of the Issues in the Lincoln-Douglas Debates

User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

One of the most important books on Lincoln (technically the Linc-Doug Debates) of the last 65 years. Read full review

About the author (1959)

Harry V. Jaffa is the Henry Salvatori Professor of Political Philosophy Emeritus at Claremont McKenna College and Claremont Graduate University, a Distinguished Fellow of the Claremont Institute, and the author of ten books. He lives in Claremont, California.

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