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Author Towers, Frank.

Title The urban South and the coming of the Civil War / Frank Towers.

Publication Info. Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2004.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  973.713 TOW    AVAILABLE
Description xi, 285 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-269) and index.
Contents The specter of mob rule : secessionists and the Southern metropolis -- From urban paternalism to free labor : the reconfiguration of the social order, 1800-1860 -- Reform and slavery : the realignment of Jacksonian parties, 1846-1855 -- Southern free-labor politics : workers and the urban opposition, 1856-1859 -- A revolution against party politics : reform and secession in Baltimore.
Subject Secession -- Southern States.
City and town life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Working class -- Southern States -- Political activity -- History -- 19th century.
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.
Southern States -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Southern States -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
New Orleans (La.) -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes.
ISBN 0813922976 cloth alkaline paper

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