Slave Catchers : Enforcement of the Fugitive Slave Law, 1850-1860.

In this thoroughly researched documentation of a historically controversial issue, the author considers the background, passage, and constitutionality of the Fugitive Slave Law. The author's relation of public opinion and the executive policy regarding the much disputed law will help the reader...

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Main Author: Campbell, Stanley W.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 1970.
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