By Peter O'Connor
Using an cutting edge interdisciplinary process, American Sectionalism within the British brain, 1832–1863 offers a corrective to simplified interpretations of British attitudes in the direction of the U.S. throughout the antebellum and early Civil struggle classes. It explores the numerous complexities of transatlantic politics and tradition and examines constructing British rules approximately US sectionalism, from the abolition of slavery within the British Empire and the Nullification challenge in South Carolina (1832/1883) via to the Civil warfare. It additionally demonstrates how those pre-war engagements with the U.S. prompted renowned British responses to the outbreak of the Civil War.
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American Sectionalism in the British Mind, 1832-1863 by Peter O'Connor