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Lincoln and freedom : slavery, emancipation, and the Thirteenth Amendment / edited by Harold Holzer and Sara Vaughn Gabbard.

Holzer, Harold. (Added Author). Gabbard, Sara Vaughn. (Added Author). Lincoln Museum (Fort Wayne, Ind.) (Added Author).

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Garrett PL - Garrett 973.7 HOL (Text) 30010170508645 Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780809327645 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0809327643 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: viii, 271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published in conjunction with the Lincoln Museum, Fort Wayne, Indiana."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / Joan L. Flinspach -- Introduction / Harold Holzer -- Slavery during Lincoln's lifetime / James Oliver Horton -- Lincoln's critique of Dred Scott as a vindication of the Founding / Joseph R. Fornieri -- Lincoln and the limits of constitutional authority / Phillip Shaw Paludan -- Lincoln, God, and freedom : a promise fulfilled / Lucas E. Morel -- "Sublime in its magnitude" : the Emancipation Proclamation / Allen C. Guelzo -- Lincoln's summer of emancipation / Matthew Pinsker -- The role of the press / Hans L. Trefousse -- Marching to freedom : the U.S. Colored Troops / John F. Marszalek -- Lincoln and the rhetoric of freedom / Ronald C. White Jr. -- Ballots over bullets : freedom and the 1864 election / David E. Long -- The Constitution, the amendment process, and the abolition of slavery / Herman Belz -- The Thirteenth Amendment enacted / Michael Vorenberg -- "That which Congress so nobly began" : the men who passed the Thirteenth Amendment resolution / Ron J. Keller -- The end of the beginning : Abraham Lincoln and the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments / Frank J. Williams -- Picturing freedom : the Thirteenth Amendment in the graphic arts / Harold Holzer.
Subject: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 > Political and social views.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 > Relations with African Americans.
Slaves > Emancipation > United States.
United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation.
United States. Constitution. 13th Amendment > History.
United States > Politics and government > 1861-1865.

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