University of North Carolina Press
Alabama's Leading Fire-EaterWilliam Lowndes Yancey of Alabama is probably best known for orchestrating the destruction of the Democratic Party in 1860. In leading the southern delegation out of the Charleston Convention that year, Yancey helped ensure the election of Abraham Lincoln to t....
Severance, Ben H.
"William Lowndes Yancey and the Coming of the Civil War,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 9
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol9/iss3/27