Union in Peril: The Crisis over British Intervention in the Civil War by Howard Jones

Union in Peril: The Crisis over British Intervention in the Civil War Author: Howard Jones
eBook Title: Union in Peril: The Crisis over British Intervention in the Civil War
ISBN10: 0803275978
ISBN13: 978-0803275973
Language: English
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press (April 1, 1997)
Category: History
Subcategory: Americas
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The Lincoln administration feared that Great Britain would officially recognize the Confederacy during the Civil War, thereby granting legitimacy to secession and undermining the U.S. Constitution. What did happen, and why, is brilliantly described by Howard Jones in Union in Peril: The Crisis over British Intervention in the Civil War.

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