An “engaging and sensitive exploration of America’s detour from the promise” of equal rights, the reviewer said. For the full review, click here.
A year before secession and Civil War, a House divided onto itself took nearly two months and 44 ballots to complete its first order of business. Click here for the full story.
The book “offers vivid portraits of the main actors in this civil rights struggle” of the nineteenth century. Click here for the full review.