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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 Scorpion's Sting: Antislavery and the Coming of the Civil War

James Oakes - History - 2014 - 160 pages
A Washington Post Notable Work of Nonfiction for 2014. The image of a scorpion surrounded by a ring of fire, stinging itself to death, was widespread among antislavery leaders ...
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Making a Nation: The United States and Its People, Volume 2

Jan Lewis, Nick Cullather - History - 2003 - 768 pages
Focuses on the relationships that shape and define human identity - culture, race, gender, class and sectional relations. This text shows that politics and the economy do not ...
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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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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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Slavery And Freedom: An Interpretation of the Old South

James Oakes - Social Science - 2013 - 256 pages
This pathbreaking interpretation of the slaveholding South begins with the insight that slavery and freedom were not mutually exclusive but were intertwined in every dimension ...
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The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery

Eric Foner - History - 2011 - 448 pages
“A masterwork [by] the preeminent historian of the Civil War era.”—Boston Globe Selected as a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times Book Review, this landmark work ...
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The political Lincoln: an encyclopedia

Paul Finkelman, Martin J. Hershock - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 765 pages
Alphabetically arranged entries examine the political ideals, policies, associates, presidential decisions, and legacy of America's sixteenth president.
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The Presidency of Abraham Lincoln

Phillip Shaw Paludan - Political Science - 1994 - 384 pages
Details the events of the Lincoln administration, and shows how he accomplished the related goals of preserving the Union and abolishing slavery
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Abraham Lincoln: The American Presidents Series: The 16th President, 1861-1865

George S. McGovern - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 208 pages
America's greatest president, who rose to power in the country's greatest hour of need and whose vision saw the United States through the Civil War Abraham Lincoln towers above ...
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