Harry V. Jaffa Quote

And it's important to understand the sequence of events, and the ideas that accompanied that sequence of events that led up to the Civil War. The subtitle of my new book is Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War, and I believe I've discussed the question of the nature of secession and the role of secession in that crisis, I believe, more thoroughly than I think it's ever been discussed before.


The Real Abraham Lincoln: A Debate (2002)

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And it's important to understand the sequence of events, and the ideas that accompanied that sequence of events that led up to the Civil War. The...

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And it's important to understand the sequence of events, and the ideas that accompanied that sequence of events that led up to the Civil War. The...

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And it's important to understand the sequence of events, and the ideas that accompanied that sequence of events that led up to the Civil War. The...

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And it's important to understand the sequence of events, and the ideas that accompanied that sequence of events that led up to the Civil War. The...