Read the full review here, at the Law & Politics Book Review. An excerpt of the book is available here, at the CUP website.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Kersch reviews Quitt, "Stephen A. Douglas and Antebellum Democracy"
Last November, Cambridge University Press released a "thematic biography" of Stephen Douglas, by Martin H. Quitt (University of Massachusetts, Boston). Stephen A. Douglas and Antebellum Democracy is now the subject of a new review, by political scientist Ken I. Kersch (Boston College). Here's the first paragraph: