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 Freedom

Author: Harold Holzer
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809327645
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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 ...

Lincoln And The Politics Of Slavery

Author: Daniel W. Crofts
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469627329
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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 The Constitution

Author: Brian R. Dirck
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809331187
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From Lincoln’s deep reverence for the work of the Founding Fathers to his innovative interpretation of presidential war powers, Dirck reveals Lincoln’s understanding of the Constitution to be progressive, emphasizing federal power as a ...

Who Freed The Slaves

Author: Leonard L. Richards
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022620894X
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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 As Hero

Author: Frank J. Williams
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809332183
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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.

1865

Author: Harold Holzer
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809334011
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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 And The War S End

Author: John C. Waugh
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809333511
Size: 50.63 MB
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The book covers the dramatic final five months of the war and Lincoln s role in it.

Final Freedom

Author: Michael Vorenberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139428002
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This book examines emancipation after the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863.

Lincoln And Congress

Author: William C. Harris
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809335719
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