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John C. Calhoun

by Gaillard Hunt

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11932488M
    ISBN 101432537350
    ISBN 109781432537357

      John C. Calhoun (), was a prominent U.S. statesman and spokesman for the slave-plantation system of the antebellum South. As a young congressman from. What made the experience of listening to John C. Calhoun: American Portrait the most enjoyable? I knew little of John C. Calhoun and only had a superficial understanding of the old deep antebellum South apart from the lone issue of slavery. I found the subject extremely interesting and exotic. This is an excellent personal and cultural history.

    Various historians have described the life of Calhoun throughout many books, which include: Irving H. Bartlett’s John C. Calhoun: a Biography, Margaret L. Coit’s John C. Calhoun: American Portrait and John C. Calhoun: Great Lives Observed, Charles Wiltse’s John C. Calhoun (three volume series including Nationalist, Nullifier, and. A Disquisition on Government is a political treatise written by U.S. Senator John C. Calhoun of South Carolina and published posthumously in Written in response to what Calhoun saw as the growing subjugation of the Southern United States by the more populous North, especially in terms of Northern promotion of tariff legislation and opposition to slavery, the page Disquisition.

    Excellent biography of John C. Calhoun; Congressman, Senator, Vice-President and architect of the State's Rights theory and defense of the South's 'peculiar institution'. A complex, highly intelligent 5/5(1). John Caldwell Calhoun Ma - Ma ) was an American statesman and political theorist from South Carolina, and the seventh Vice President of the United States from to He is remembered for strongly defending slavery.


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"John C. Calhoun", by Irving Bartlett The author shows the reader that Calhoun was something of a Tragic Hero. He had a brilliant mind and a forceful, Presbyterian personality wedded to a strong, albeit flawed (by today's standards), moral by: 6.

~John C. Calhoun: Selected Writings and Speeches~ is an anthology of writings of the antebellum South Carolina statesmen.

It's perhaps the definitive abridged compilation of Calhoun's writings. The alternative of course is the broad collection by historian Clyde Wilson, entitled The Papers John C.

Calhoun book John C. by: 8. John Niven presents a straightforward and well researched book on the life of John C. Calhoun who was one of the most influential people in the antebellum period.

Calhoun represented the last of the Jeffersonian states rights politicians who clung to the virtues of small government in a chaning by: 6. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

John C. Calhoun: American Portrait (Southern Classics) Paperback – August 1, by Margaret L. Coit (Author)/5(13). John C.

Calhoun John C. Calhoun book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. John C. Calhoun was a rare figure in American history: a lifelong po /5(7). John C. Calhoun’s Theory of Republicanism offers a close analysis of the historical development of this idea from a basic, inherited republican ideology into a well-defined political theory.

In the process, this book demonstrates that Calhoun’s infamous defense of American slavery, while unwavering, was intellectually shallow and, in some ways, contradicted his highly developed political 5/5(1). Definitely a biography for its times, - the pre-civil rights era.

This is definitely a book that has not aged well both in substance and in execution. The book itself gives the impression of a Margaret Mitchell novel. With its generous use of adjectives, similes and metaphors it comes across as a love letter to John C. Calhoun/5. That was what John C.

Calhoun Academy amounted to in It was then that the first classes were held at the First Christian Church with grades The "dream" was enlarged by the purchasing of a tract of land in to be used for the school facilities and also residential sites.

John C. Calhoun, American Portrait. Hardcover – June 1, byCited by: 6. John C. Calhoun has books on Goodreads with ratings. John C. Calhoun’s most popular book is A Disquisition on Government. John C Calhoun. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the John C Calhoun, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book.

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Calhoun, and A Disquisition on Government aad Selections from the Discourse, and more on   John Niven presents a straightforward and well researched book on the life of John C. Calhoun who was one of the most influential people in the antebellum period. Calhoun represented the last of the Jeffersonian states rights politicians who clung to /5.

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Discover Book Depository's huge selection of John C Calhoun books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. John Caldwell Calhoun (kăl´hōōn´), –, American statesman and political philosopher, b.

near Abbeville, S.C.,He was an intellectual giant of political life in his day. Early Career Calhoun studied law under Tapping Reeve at Litchfield, Conn., and began () his public career in the South Carolina legislature.

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Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Papers of John C. Calhoun: Author: John C. Calhoun: Editor: W. Edwin Hemphill: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press, ISBN. THIS EDITION OF The Papers of John C.

Calhoun presents documents from August through July that elaborate on the statesman's labors to rally united action among Southerners in defense of their institutions and constitutional rights.

Calhoun worked to complete his Disquisition on Government, which further illuminated his stance on such fundamental issues as the nature of man in society. Title: The works of John C. : John C CalhounPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early :.

John C. Calhoun’s Theory of Republicanism offers a close analysis of the historical development of this idea from a basic, inherited republican ideology into a well-defined political theory. In the process, this book demonstrates that Calhoun’s infamous defense of American slavery, while unwavering, was intellectually shallow and, in some Pages: More editions of Speeches of John C.

Calhoun and Daniel Webster in the Senate of the United States on the enforcing bill.: Speeches of John C. Calhoun and Daniel Webster in the Senate of the United States on the enforcing bill.: ISBN () Softcover, Gale, Sabin Americana, John C. Calhoun: | | | |John C. Calhoun| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.