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Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865

James Oakes - History - 2012 - 596 pages
Winner of the Lincoln Prize. “Oakes brilliantly succeeds in [clarifying] the aims of the war with a wholly new perspective.”—David Brion Davis, New York Review of Books ...
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Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865

James Oakes - History - 2013 - 595 pages
Traces the history of emancipation and its impact on the Civil War, discussing how Lincoln and the Republicans fought primarily for freeing slaves throughout the war, not just ...
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The Ruling Race

James Oakes - Social Science - 2013 - 320 pages
This pathbreaking social history of the slaveholding South marks a turn in our understanding of antebellum America and the coming of the Civil War. Oakes's bracing analysis ...
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The Scorpion's Sting: Antislavery and the Coming of the Civil War

James Oakes - History - 2014 - 160 pages
An award-winning historian illuminates the strategy for ending slavery that precipitated the crisis of civil war. Surrounded by a ring of fire, the scorpion stings itself to ...
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The Best American History Essays on Lincoln

Sean Wilentz, Organization of American Historians - History - 2009 - 252 pages
Reflections on the life, political leadership, character, and legacy of Abraham Lincoln include contributions by such notable American historians as James McPherson, Edmund ...
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Douglass and Lincoln: How a Revolutionary Black Leader & a Reluctant ...

Paul Kendrick, Stephen Kendrick - History - 2008 - 306 pages
Describes how two towering figures of the nineteenth century--Abraham Lincoln and Federick Douglass--set the groundwork in three historic meetings to abolish slavery in the ...
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Lincoln Emancipated: The President And the Politics of Race

Brian R. Dirck - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 189 pages
Abraham Lincoln has long been revered by blacks and whites alike as the “Great Emancipator.” In recent years, however, this image has come under assault by scholars who ...
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Lincoln on Race and Slavery

Henry Louis Gates Jr., Donald Yacovone - History - 2009 - 416 pages
Generations of Americans have debated the meaning of Abraham Lincoln's views on race and slavery. He issued the Emancipation Proclamation and supported a constitutional ...
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Collaborators for Emancipation: Abraham Lincoln and Owen Lovejoy

William F Moore, Jane Ann Moore - Religion - 2014 - 272 pages
Few expected politician Abraham Lincoln and Congregational minister Owen Lovejoy to be friends when they met in 1854. One was a cautious lawyer who deplored abolitionists ...
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Father Abraham : Lincoln's Relentless Struggle to End Slavery: Lincoln's ...

Richard Striner Professor of History Washington College - Political Science - 2006 - 320 pages
Lincoln is the single most compelling figure in our history, but also one of the most enigmatic. Was he the Great Emancipator, a man of deep convictions who ended slavery in ...
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