Lincoln S Proclamation

Author: William A. Blair
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807895412
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The essays portray emancipation as a product of many hands, best understood by considering all the actors, the place, and the time.

Lincoln S Emancipation Proclamation

Author: Allen C. Guelzo
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416547959
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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation dispels the myths and mistakes surrounding the Emancipation Proclamation and skillfully reconstructs how America's greatest president wrote the greatest American proclamation of freedom.

Lincolns Proclamation Large Print 16pt

Author: Blair
ISBN: 1458782360
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Did Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, which promised freedom to
almost 4 million enslaved African Americans, also assure them citizenship? The
question seems so basic—what did Lincoln assume to be the citizenship status of
those freed by the war?—but it evades an easy answer. When Lincoln used the
expression “fellow citizens,” which he did in almost one hundred of his speeches
(and that is just the published ones), did he imagine free African Americans in
that ...

Act Of Justice

Author: Burrus M. Carnahan
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813138213
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In Act of Justice, Carnahan contends that Lincoln was no reluctant emancipator; he wrote a truly radical document that treated Confederate slaves as an oppressed people rather than merely as enemy property.

Emancipation Hell

Author: Kirkpatrick Sale
ISBN: 9780692592113
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NOTE: This is AUTHORIZED REISSUE of Kirkpatrick Sale's 2012 self-published book Emancipation Hell: The Tragedy Wrought by the Emancipation Proclamation 150 Years Ago.

Lincoln S Hundred Days

Author: Louis P. Masur
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674067533
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Lincoln’s Hundred Days tells the story of the period between September 22, 1862, when Lincoln issued his preliminary Proclamation, and January 1, 1863, when he signed the significantly altered decree.

Thenceforth And Forever Free

Author: Karsonya Whitehead
ISBN: 9780415656511
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In five chapters, bolstered by speeches, letters, and legal writings, Whitehead explains the foundations of the Emancipation Proclamation, its context, and its cultural, political, and legal long-term ramifications.

The Emancipation Proclamation

Author: Harold Holzer
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 080713144X
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They chose to disregard it, and I made the peremptory proclamation on what
appeared to me to be a military necessity. It being made, it must stand. —
abraham lincoln to john a. mcclernard, January 8, 1863 Abraham Lincoln's
decision to emancipate slaves during the American Civil War provides the most
convincing illustration of his extraordinary legal and political genius. It is
generally accepted—in public opinion polls and historians' surveys—that Lincoln
was America's greatest ...

Lincoln Slavery And The Emancipation Proclamation

Author: Carin T. Ford
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780766022522
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Lincoln, Abraham, 1809— 1865 — Views on slavery — Juvenile literature. 2.
Slavery — United States — History — Juvenile literature. 3. Slaves —
Emancipation — United States — Juvenile literature. 4. United States. President (
1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation — Juvenile literature. 5. United
States — Politics and government — 1861—1865 — Juvenile literature. [1.
Slavery — History. 2. Emancipation Proclamation. 3. United States — Politics and
government ...

Lincoln On Democracy

Author: Abraham Lincoln
Publisher: Fordham Univ Press
ISBN: 9780823223459
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Informal Remarks to Witnesses at the Signing of the Final Emancipation
Proclamation, the White House [JaNUARY i, 1863] Lincoln 's remarks at the
signing of the Emancipation Proclamation were reported by artist Francis B.
Carpenter, who interviewed eyewitnesses when he worked in the White House
for six months in 1864 to create a painting of Lincoln 's first reading of the
proclamation to his cabinet. [The final Proclamation was signed on New Year's
Day, 1863. The President ...