Lincoln And The Thirteenth Amendment

Author: Christian G. Samito
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809334240
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This book examines how Lincoln's opposition to amending the Constitution evolved during his political career, shaped his policies leading up to his election as president, and culminated in his support for the Thirteenth Amendment in 1864-65 ...

Lincoln And The Politics Of Slavery

Author: Daniel W. Crofts
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469627329
Size: 54.72 MB
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In this landmark book, Daniel Crofts examines a little-known episode in the most celebrated aspect of Abraham Lincoln's life: his role as the "Great Emancipator.

Lincoln And Freedom

Author: Harold Holzer
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809327645
Size: 51.13 MB
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This collection effectively explores slavery as a Constitutional issue, both from the viewpoint of the original intent of the nation’ s founders as they failed to deal with slavery, and as a study of the Constitutional authority of the ...

1865

Author: Harold Holzer
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809334011
Size: 45.81 MB
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In this illuminating collection, prominent historians of nineteenth-century America offer insightful overviews of the individuals, events, and issues on 1865 that shaped the future of the United States.

Lincoln As Hero

Author: Frank J. Williams
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809332183
Size: 27.64 MB
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Lincoln as Hero shows how—whether it was as president, lawyer, or schoolboy—Lincoln extolled the foundational virtues of American society.

Who Freed The Slaves

Author: Leonard L. Richards
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022620894X
Size: 71.34 MB
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With Who Freed the Slaves?, distinguished historian Leonard L. Richards tells the little-known story of the battle over the Thirteenth Amendment, and of James Ashley, the unsung Ohio congressman who proposed the amendment and steered it to ...

Lincoln And Congress

Author: William C. Harris
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809335719
Size: 62.32 MB
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Lincoln And The Immigrant

Author: Jason H. Silverman
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809334348
Size: 21.23 MB
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Lincoln And Emancipation

Author: Edna Greene Medford
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809333635
Size: 41.41 MB
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This series of concise books fills a need for short studies of the life, times, and
legacy of President Abraham Lincoln. ... Other Books in the Concise Lincoln
Library Abraham Lincoln and Horace Greeley Gregory A. Borchard Lincoln and
the Civil War Michael ... Lincoln and the Military John F. Marszalek Lincoln and
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Lincoln And The Civil War

Author: Michael Burlingame
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809390701
Size: 58.80 MB
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This volume provides an illuminating overview of the entirety of the Civil War and Lincoln’s administration, focusing on the ways in which Lincoln’s unique combination of psychological maturity, steely determination, and political ...