eBook The Antebellum Era: Primary Documents on Events from 1820 to 1860, 1st Edition

  • David A. Copeland
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  • ISBN-10: 0313058334
  • ISBN-13: 9780313058332
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 423 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2003 | Published/Released September 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2003
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Discusses how America's pre-civil war press covered important national issues and events of the day. Using editorials, letters, essays, and news reports that appeared throughout the country, it reveals how editors, politicians, and other Americans used the press to influence opinion.