Book Discussion on We Have the War Upon Us

Author William Cooper, former president of the Southern Historical Association, talked about his book, We Have the War Upon Us: The Onset… read more

Author William Cooper, former president of the Southern Historical Association, talked about his book, We Have the War Upon Us: The Onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861, in which he presents a history of the lead up to the U.S. Civil War. He examined the divided populace in the North and South and the various attempts at compromise that failed. He spoke at the Atlanta History Center and responded to questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on We Have the War Upon Us

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 27, 2012
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2012

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  • Oct 27, 2012 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 29, 2012 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2012 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2012 | 11:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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