Simon & Schuster
Stemming the Tide of War
Of all the attempts to avert the looming sectional crisis, the Compromise of 1850 offered the greatest hope that the North and South could find a peaceful settlement. Fergus M. Bordewich, journalist and author of Bound for Caanan, offers a well-written sy....
"America's Great Debate: Henry Clay, Stephen A. Douglas, and the Compromise That Preserved the Union,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 14
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol14/iss3/23