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Daniel Walker Howe is a fine social historian and historian of ideas.
  From the end of the War of 1812 through the first railroads and telegraphs, the Mexican-American War which shifted America's center of gravity  to the slaveowning south.  Meanwhile, evangelism, temperance (anti-alcohol) and anti-slavery movements stirred up the country.

If you haven't read it yet, maybe now is a good time, and guess what, it's a best-seller which means Amazon is discounting it big.  Accept no substitutes (esp. from anybody named Beck).

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Oates, Stephen B., The Fires of Jubilee, Nat Turner's Fierce Rebellion (Harper & Row, 1975)


-, The Old Brewery, and the New Mission House at the Five Points. (New York, Stringer & Townsend, 1854) and reprint: (NY, Arno Press, 1970)


O'Toole, Patricia, The Five of Hearts, An Intimate Portrait of Henry Adams and His Friends, 1880-1918 (NY: Ballantine, 1990)

P:$0.50+nj-tx; SBS 11/20/98 (v1,2)


Otter, William, History of My Own Times (Ithaca: Cornell U. Press, 1995) ed: Stott, Richard B.


Oxford English Dictionary [The Compact] (2nd Ed, Oxford, Clarendon Press 1991)

Micrographic reproduction of the full 2nd Ed., OED, 1989.


Oxford Universal Dictionary, on Historical Principles (3rd ed. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1933-1955)

Abridgement of OED (still 2500 large pages of smallish type).



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