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The Field of Blood

Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War

Joanne B. Freeman

The previously untold story of the violence in Congress that helped spark the Civil WarIn The Field of Blood, Joanne B. Freeman recovers the long-lost story of physical violence on the floor of the U.S. Congress. Drawing on an extraordinary range of sources, she shows that the Capitol was rife with conflict in the decades before the Civil War. Legi...
Publish Date
2019
September 10
First Published in 2018
Goodreads rating
4.07
ISBN
9781250234582
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Oct 30, 2020
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