Oratory and Rhetoric in the Nineteenth-Century South: A Rhetoric of Defense

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12.
Drew Gilpin Faust, James Henry Hammond and the Old South: A Design for Mastery ( Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1982), 347.
13.
Quoted in Faust, James Henry Hammond, 345.
14.
Eaton, Mind of the Old South, 58.
15.
Delivered in the U.S. Senate, March 4, 1858 ( Washington, D.C.: Lemuel Towers, 1858). The speech is also found in Congressional Globe, 35th Cong., 1st Sess., Appendix, 69-70.

FOR FURTHER READING

Franklin John Hope. From Slavery to Freedom: A History of Negro Americans. 3rd ed. New York: Alfred M. Knopf, 1967.

Genovese Eugene. Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made. New York: Pantheon Books, 1974.

Harding Vincent. There Is a River: The Black Struggle for Freedom in America. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1981.

Jordan W. D. White over Black: American Attitudes Toward the Negro, 1550-1812. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1968.

Miller William Lee. Arguing About Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996.

Stampp Kenneth M. The Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South. New York: Vintage Books, 1956.


Robert A. Toombs

Leathers Dale G. "Robert A. Toombs." In American Orators before 1900: Critical Studies and Sources, Bernard K. Duffy and Halford R. Ryan, eds. New York: Greenwood Press, 1987, 377-384.


James Henry Hammond

Bleser Carol K., ed. The Hammonds of Redcliffe. New York: Oxford University Press, 1981.

Stegmaier Mark J. "Intensifying the Sectional Conflict: William Seward Versus James Hammond in the Lecompton Debate of 1858." Civil War History 31 (Spring 1985), 197-221.

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