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Black Troops, White Commanders and Freedmen during the Civil War

Howard Westwood - Social Science - 1991 - 208 pages
Recounting the experiences of black soldiers in the Civil War In the ten probing essays collected in this volume, Howard C. Westwood recounts the often bitter experiences of ...
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Soldiering for Freedom: How the Union Army Recruited, Trained, and Deployed ...

Bob Luke, John David Smith - History - 2014 - 144 pages
After President Lincoln issued the final Emancipation Proclamation of January 1, 1863, Confederate slaves who could reach Union lines often made that perilous journey. A great ...
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Judging Lincoln

Frank J. Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 202 pages
A collection of daring new essays by the chief justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court takes a fresh look at sixteenth president of the United States, focusing particular ...
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Freedom for Themselves: North Carolina's Black Soldiers in the Civil War Era

Richard M. Reid - History - 2008 - 420 pages
More than 5,000 North Carolina slaves escaped from their white owners to serve in the Union army during the Civil War. Richard Reid explores the stories of black soldiers from ...
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Black Union Soldiers in the Civil War

Hondon B. Hargrove - History - 2003 - 270 pages
Provides information on the black soldiers who served in the Union Army regiments and how they contributed to the final victory in the Civil War and the eventual emancipation ...
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Desertion During the Civil War

Ella Lonn - History - 1928 - 251 pages
Desertion during the Civil War, originally published in 1928, remains the only book-length treatment of its subject. Ella Lonn examines the causes and consequences of desertion ...
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Slaves, Contrabands, And Freedmen: Union Policy In The Civil War

CDR Michelle J. Howard USN - History - 2015 - 109 pages
This study examines Union slave policy in the Civil War. Prior to the initiation of hostilities, President Abraham Lincoln stated that the conflict between the states was over ...
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A History of the Negro Troops in the War of Rebellion, 1861-1865

George Washington Williams - History - 2012 - 294 pages
The pioneering history of African-American involvement in the Civil War, with a new introduction by the renowned Civil War historian John David Smith. A History of the Negro ...
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President Lincoln's Recruiter: General Lorenzo Thomas and the United States ...

Michael A. Eggleston - History - 2013 - 208 pages
Historians have often marginalized the effect of African American troops on the outcome of the Civil War. While many histories briefly mention the service of the blacks, few ...
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