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A Disease in the Public Mind

Why Did We Fight The Civil War?

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Hour 1:           Did the Civil War emerge from a power struggle that had nothing to do with slavery? We’ll discover the first conflicts between the Northern and Southern United States with historian and novelist Thomas Fleming. His new book is “A Disease in the Public Mind: A New Understanding of Why We Fought the Civil War” (Da Capo Press, 2013).