University of Virginia Press
J. Matthew Gallman delights in the chaos, offering a dizzying litany of anecdotes and personalities to give readers a sense of the opacity of partisanship in the early 1860s. “One chief goal here is to demonstrate how fundamentally messy, and often inconsistent, Civil War partisan politics really was,” he warns at the start. (3)
Landis, Michael Todd
"The Cacophony of Politics: Northern Democrats and the American Civil War,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 24
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol24/iss1/8