Lincoln and the Bluegrass: Slavery and Civil War in Kentucky

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Contents
PREFACE
PAGEvii
Athens of the West1
The Lincolns of Fayette16
The Early Todds25
The Little Trader from Hickman Creek30
Mary Ann Todd46
Slavery in the Bluegrass70
Grist to the Mill81
The True American99
The Lincolns Visit Lexington120
Widow Sprigg and Buena Vista141
A House Divided157
Milly and Alfred176
The Buried Years192
Storm Clouds209
Rebellion239
Stirring Days in Kentucky269
Problems of State and In-Law Trouble299
With Malice toward None320
Lilac Time352
BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES359
INDEX387

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Preface vii
  • Contents xi
  • Illustrations xiii
  • One - Athens of the West 1
  • Two - The Lincolns of Fayette 16
  • Three - The Early Todds 25
  • Four - The Little Trader from Hickman Creek 30
  • Five - Mary Ann Todd 46
  • Six - Slavery in the Bluegrass 70
  • Seven - Grist to the Mill 81
  • Eight - The True American 99
  • Nine - The Lincolns Visit Lexington 120
  • Ten - Widow Sprigg and Buena Vista 141
  • Eleven - A House Divided 157
  • Twelve - Milly and Alfred 176
  • Thirteen - The Buried Years 192
  • Fourteen - Storm Clouds 209
  • Fifteen - Rebellion 239
  • Sixteen - Stirring Days in Kentucky 269
  • Seventeen Problems of State and In-Law Trouble 299
  • Eighteen - With Malice Toward None 320
  • Nineteen - Lilac Time 352
  • Bibliographical Notes 359
  • Index 387
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