Lincoln and the politics of slavery : the other Thirteenth Amendment and the struggle to save the union / Daniel W. Crofts.

In this landmark book, Daniel Crofts examines a little-known episode in the most celebrated aspect of Abraham Lincoln's life: his role as the "Great Emancipator." Lincoln always hated slavery, but he also believed it to be legal where it already existed, and he never imagined fighting...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Crofts, Daniel W., (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
Series:Civil War America (Series)
Online Access:CONNECT