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Author Niven, John.
Title Gideon Welles : Lincoln's Secretary of the Navy.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 1974.

Author Niven, John.
Subject Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878.
Cabinet officers -- United States -- Biography.
Description 1 online resource (697 pages)
Contents CONTENTS; 1 A ROVING DISPOSITION; 2 GENTLEMAN-EDITOR (1825-1828); 3 APPRENTICESHIP IN POLITICS; 4 REWARDS FOR THE FAITHFUL; 5 ASSIGNMENT IN WASHINGTON; 6 CONFLICT AND COMPROMISE; 7 STRUGGLE FOR ASCENDANCY; 8 LOCO-FOCO; 9 NILES, WELLES AND CO.; 10 A PERSISTENT SUITOR; 11 HARD TIMES; 12 LOW EBB; 13 MUTUAL FEARS; 14 INDEPENDENT DEMOCRAT; 15 FREE SOIL AND FRÉMONT; 16 CHICAGO: 1860; 17 NEW ENGLAND'S REPRESENTATIVE MAN; 18 CONFLICT; 19 THE EXECUTIVE TOUCH; 20 TRIALS AND TRIUMPHS; 21 NEPTUNE AND MARS; 22 CONFUSION OF PURPOSES; 23 MONITOR MANIA; 24 A BLUNTED TRIDENT; 25 ON THE DEFENSIVE.
26 SUFFRAGE IS CRUCIAL27 THE ISSUE IS WITH HIM; 28 THE MADNESS OF THE HOUR; 29 DRAMA AND MELODRAMA; 30 OLD AND FULL OF DAYS; ABBREVIATIONS USED IN THE NOTES; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; APPENDIX I; INDEX.
Summary A full-scale life and times biography of an important Civil War figure.
Note Print version record.
English.
ISBN 9780195365443 (electronic bk.)
0195365445 (electronic bk.)
0195016939
9780195016932
OCLC # 466425210
Additional Format Print version: 9780195016932



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