Loyalty, State, and Nation
Nicolas W. Proctor
Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Imprint: The University of North Carolina Press
Print ISBN: 9781469670713
eBook ISBN: 9781469672397
Kentucky, 1861 pulls students into the secession crisis following Lincoln's 1860 election. During a special session of the Kentucky legislature, set against the looming threat of violence, students grapple with questions about the future of slavery and the constitutionality of secession.