Boston: The American Peace Society, 1850. 310 pages. 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches. Publishers brown embossed cloth. A fine, bright copy. Item #2879
"Seventh Thousand." Livermore was awarded the five hundred dollar prize by the American Peace Society for the best review of the Mexican war on the principles of Christianity, and an enlightened statesmanship. "The value of the book is in chapters 3 - 8, where is clearly presented, from extracts of writings and speeches, the desire of the South to acquire new territory in the interests of slavery." - C. K. Adams.