A portrait of 19th-century American politician Henry Clay, perhaps best remembered for the Compromise of 1850 which held the Union states together before the Civil War. It traces his rise from Kentucky statesman to Congressman, and the repeated rejection of his candidacy for President.

Henry Clay: Statesman for the Union 1993, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393310887

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Henry Clay: Statesman for the Union 1991, W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN-13: 9780393030044