The Election of 1860: A Nation Divides on the Eve of War

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The Election of 1860: A Nation Divides on the Eve of War

Written by Jessica Gunderson

Narrated by Various Narrators

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Length: 42 minutes

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Throughout the 1850s, the issues of slavery and states' rights had divided the nation. With the election of 1860, these issues finally came to a head, setting the stage for the American Civil War. Compelling, action-packed text, vivid sensory details, and primary source quotes bring the story to life so that readers feel as if they were actually alive during the historical event.

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