Abraham Lincoln and the Fifth Column [inscribed and signed by the author].


Study of internal U.S. opposition to Abraham Lincoln’s political policies and other seditious conspiracies by noted Civil War historian and Tennessee journalist, George Fort Milton, Jr.  Chapter titles include: “The Knights of the Golden Circle”; “The Struggle over Emancipation”; “Vallandigham and General Order 38” [“Copperhead” Clement L. Vallandigham] ; “Morton: Dictator of Indiana” [Oliver P. Morton]; “Stidger, The Spy Complete” [Felix Grundy Stidger]; and “The Indiana Treason Trials and Ex-Parte Milligan.”


Description: Abraham Lincoln and the Fifth Column [inscribed and signed by the author].

New York: The Vanguard Press, 1942. First Edition. Frontispiece, xiv, [2], 17–364pp + 8 leaves of plates. Publisher’s red cloth with gilt tiling on spine; top edge tinted. Inscribed by author on free, front endpaper. Dust jacket flaps laid in. Spine sunned; a very good and clean copy.

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Price: $35.00