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Abraham Lincoln and the abolition of slavery in the United States

by Charles Godfrey Leland

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Godfrey Leland.
    SeriesThe New Plutarch. [v. 1]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p.
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17730643M
    LC Control Number11034952

    Abraham Lincoln (/ ˈ l ɪ ŋ k ən /; Febru – Ap ) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States (–). Lincoln led the nation through its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis in the American Civil preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the Born: Febru , Sinking Spring Farm, . Lincoln, in a speech at Peoria, attacked slavery on the grounds that its existence within the United States made American democracy appear hyprocritical in the eyes of the world. However, he also confessed his uncertainty as how to end slavery where it then existed, because he believed that neither colonolization nor racial equality were practical.

    President of the United States, and his role in the abolition of slavery Abraham Lincoln is the President of the United States of America, the sixteenth in a row. He ruled the country from to , and thisthe period was marked by a big shift towards democracy.   Wild allowed Abraham Galloway, who escaped from slavery in , to return to North Carolina, where he served as a spy for the Union Army and .

      Abraham Lincoln and the abolition of slavery in the United States by Charles Godfrey Leland, , H.M. Caldwell edition. Analysis Of Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation “I, Abraham Lincoln, President of the united states, by the power in me invested as Commander-In-Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed rebellion against the authority and government of the United States, and as fit and necessary war measure for suppressing said rebellion, do, on this 1st of January, A.D.


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