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

Lincoln's reelection in 1864 was a pivotal moment in the history of the United States. The Emancipation Proclamation had officially gone into effect on January 1, 1863, and the proposed Thirteenth Amendment had become a campaign issue. Lincoln and Freedom: Slavery, Emancipation, and the Thirtee...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Corporate Author: Lincoln Museum (Fort Wayne, Ind.)
Other Authors: Holzer, Harold, Gabbard, Sara Vaughn
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2007.
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Summary:Lincoln's reelection in 1864 was a pivotal moment in the history of the United States. The Emancipation Proclamation had officially gone into effect on January 1, 1863, and the proposed Thirteenth Amendment had become a campaign issue. Lincoln and Freedom: Slavery, Emancipation, and the Thirteenth Amendment captures these historic times, profiling the individuals, events, and enactments that led to slavery's abolition. Fifteen leading Lincoln scholars contribute to this collection, covering slavery from its roots in 1619 Jamestown, through the adoption of the Co.
Item Description:"Published in conjunction with the Lincoln Museum, Fort Wayne, Indiana."
Physical Description:1 online resource (viii, 271 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781435663466
1435663462
9780809387533
0809387530
1280697857
9781280697852
9786613674814
6613674818