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The Webster-Hayne Debate on the Nature of the Union: Selected Documents

by Webster, Daniel and Hayne, Robert Young and Belz, Herman

Publisher: Liberty Fund
Issue: Spring 2001
ISBN: 0865972729

These speeches on nullification, delivered by Daniel Webster, Robert Y. Hayne, Thomas Hart Benton, and other senators in spring 1830, foreshadow the vexing constitutional issues that finally led to the Civil War. Editor Herman Belz's endnotes and an index are included.

review of The Webster-Hayne Debate on the Nature of the Union: Selected Documents, by Webster, Daniel, Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2001).