By Michael Bonner
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In the spring of 1863 he was seeking the Democratic nomination for governor of Ohio when he ran afoul of General Ambrose Burnside. After his crushing defeat at Fred- ericksburg the previous December.. Burnside had been given command of the De- partment of the Ohio, based Finding himself in a in Cincinnati. nest of Copperheads, the general issued an order in April stating would not be tolerated in his department. When Yallandigham persisted that "treason" in making inflammatory acted. On speeches..
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Aristocratic Violence and Holy War: Studies in the Jihad and the Arab-Byzantine Frontier by Michael Bonner