University Press of Kansas
Politics of Consequence: The Many Campaigns of 1860 The election of 1860 has garnered an enormous amount of attention from scholars because of its weighty implications. Historians of the Civil War era invariably earmark this political contest as America's most important presidential election in cl....
"The Election Of 1860: A Campaign Fraught With Consequences,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 20
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol20/iss1/17