Crisis of the House Divided: An Interpretation of the Issues in the Lincoln-Douglas Debates

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Acknowledgments

Two foundations contributed to the research and writing of this book. I was recipient of a Faculty Fellowship from the Fund for the Advancement of Education ( Ford Foundation) in 1952-53, and of a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation, under its program in legal and political philosophy, during 1956-57. By the enlightened practices of these great foundations, they have had no prior knowledge of the results of my studies and can, therefore, have no responsibility for them.

I would like to express my gratitude to Mrs. James G. Randall for permission to quote from a letter by her husband to the author, and to the following publishers for permission to quote from books bearing their imprint: Dodd, Mead and Company; Harper and Brothers; Houghton Mifflin Company; Alfred A. Knopf; Princeton University Press; Rutgers University Press; Charles Scribner's Sons; University of Kentucky Press; University of New Mexico Press.

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