The Field of Blood

By Joanne B. Freeman


The previously untold story of the violence in Congress that helped spark the Civil WarIn The Field of Blood, Joanne B. Freeman recovers the long-lost story of physical violence on the floor of the U.S. Congress. Drawing on an extraordinary range of sources, she shows that the Capitol was rife with conflict in the decades before the Civil War. Legi…


Published date: January 1, 2018
Type: Books
Genre: History, Nonfiction, Politics

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