The Scorpion's Sting
Antislavery and the Coming of the Civil WarBook - 2014 | First edition.
From Library Staff
ChristchurchLib Jun 30, 2014
In The Scorpion's Sting, historian James Oakes presents a riveting analysis of the abolition of slavery in the United States. He begins by explaining that leading antislavery advocates hoped that surrounding slaveholding states with free states would gradually and peacefully eliminate the institu... Read More »