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The Road to Disunion: Secessionists Triumphant

American Forum

The Road to Disunion: Secessionists Triumphant

William W. Freehling

Event Details

The Gordon and Mary Beth Smyth Forum on American History

William M. Freehling, in the second volume of his magisterial study of the South's road to disunion, explains how a secessionist minority in the lower South exploited sectional tensions to forge a majority for disunion. Freehling, a winner of both the Bancroft and Nevins prizes, is a fellow at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities.

When
Monday, April 30, 2007
{7:00AM} (EDT)
Where
The Miller Center
2201 Old Ivy Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Speakers

William W. Freehling