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Lincoln"s Emancipation Proclamation

The End of Slavery in America

by Allen C. Guelzo

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Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slavery,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • United States,
  • Slaves,
  • President (1861-1865 : Lincoln),
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • History / General,
  • History : United States - Civil War,
  • Social Science : Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • United States,
  • Emancipation,
  • Emancipation Proclamation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7948006M
    ISBN 100743262972
    ISBN 109780743262972

    Full text, both preliminary and final, of the Emancipation Proclamation, issued by President Abraham Lincoln in Emancipation Proclamation Text Full Text, preliminary and final, of the Emancipation Proclamation, issued by President Abraham Lincoln in   The Emancipation Proclamation drew its legal authority from the emergency of the war. Thus it applied to those states still at war with the federal government. Lincoln also did not want to threaten federal control of slave territory held by federal troops, who occupied Missouri, Kentucky, Maryland, and : Leatha Miles-Edmonson.

    Product Information. While the conflict over slavery was a factor in the Civil War, the abolition of slavery did not become a stated objective until President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, which went into effect on January 1, Allen C. Guelzo. Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in York: Simon & Schuster, Pp. xii, Book-jacket blurbs proclaim Allen C. Guelzo's Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation "without question the greatest book yet written about Lincoln's greatest act," "the most accurate account ever published on Lincoln's greatest achievement," and a Author: Michael P. Johnson.

      Issued by Abraham Lincoln on January 1, , the Emancipation Proclamation declared "all persons held as slaves within any State or designated part of a State, the people whereof shall then be in rebellion against the United States, shall be then, thenceforward, and forever free." Although the Emancipation Proclamation did not end slavery, it.   On Septem , President Abraham Lincoln issued the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, which declared that as of January 1, , all slaves in the.


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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation dispels the myths and mistakes surrounding the Emancipation Proclamation and skillfully reconstructs how America's greatest president wrote the greatest American proclamation of by: Just finished "THE EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION" by ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation dispels the myths and mistakes surrounding the Emancipation Proclamation and skillfully reconstructs how America's greatest president wrote the greatest American proclamation of Edition: Reissue.

“When Lincoln published a preliminary proclamation on Septemwarning Confederate states of his intention to issue a final edict on January 1, he did not realize that those two dates stood precisely one hundred days by: True emancipation was accomplished over a longer Lincoln’s Proclamation - Emancipation Reconsidered - Read book online Read online: The Emancipation Proclamation, widely remembered as the heroic act that ended slavery, in fact freed slaves only in states in the rebellious South.

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America, a Lincoln Prize winner, was written by Allen C. Guelzo and published in In the book, he argues that President Abraham Lincoln, through the use of the Emancipation Proclamation ofwas effective in freeing the slaves/5.

A brilliant, authoritative, and riveting account of the most critical six months in Abraham Lincoln’s presidency, when he penned the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War.

On JAbraham Lincoln spoke for the first time of his intention to free the slaves/5(63). In November,Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote an essay, "The President's Proclamation" in praise of President Lincoln's Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation issued on Septem Emerson began his essay: "In so many arid forms which States incrust themselves with, once in a century, if so often, a poetic act and record occur."/5.

9 rows    26 by Abraham Lincoln; The Emancipation Proclamation by Abraham Cited by: 8. Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation is justly famed the world over, and every American or would-be American owes it to himself or herself to reread it occasionally, and this Applewood Books version is a good choice for reasons besides being sturdy, nice looking, and by: 8.

After having written and released an initial draft of this proclamation in September ofminor changes were made and Lincoln signed it on January 1st, It declared free the slaves in 10 s. Lincolns Emancipation Proclamation The by Allen C Guelzo available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews.

One of the nation's foremost Lincoln scholars offers an authoritative consideration of the document. This book is a worthy successor to Professor Guelzo's recent study of Lincoln's religous and political beliefs in "Abraham Lincoln: Redeemer President".Professor Guelzo takes issue with a historical interpretation of the Emancipation Proclamation beginning with Richard Hofstadter () that argues that Lincoln had little concern with the Cited by: Lincoln's Gamble: The Tumultuous Six Months that Gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and Changed the Course of the Civil War is a book by Todd Brewster, an American author, academic, journalist, and film : Todd Brewster.

One of the nation's foremost Lincoln scholars offers an authoritative consideration of the document that represents the most far-reaching accomplishment of our greatest president. No single official paper in American history changed the lives of as Brand: Simon & Schuster. Enlarge The Emancipation Proclamation (page 1) Record Group 11 General Records of the United States View in National Archives Catalog President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1,as the nation approached its third year of bloody civil war.

The proclamation declared "that all persons held as slaves" within the rebellious states "are, and. Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation: The End Of Slavery In America, by Allen C. Guelzo.

Wading into the argument of Lincoln’s Emancipation proclamation, noted Lincoln scholar Allen Guelzo [1] seeks to place this most notable and prosaic of Lincoln’s pronouncements into a sound historical context and manages to do so.

Scholars looking for new approaches to the diverse literature on Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation would be wise to start their reading with this book.” --The Journal of Southern History "This volume offers a useful look at how modern historians deal with emancipation."--Louisiana History.

President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1,announcing, "that all persons held as slaves henceforward shall be free." This book belongs to I celebrated the th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation at the National Archives, Washington, Size: 1MB.

On January 1,Abraham Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation. Attempting to stitch together a nation mired in a bloody civil war, Abraham Lincoln made a last-ditch, but carefully. Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer wrote in this context about Lincoln's letter: "Unknown to Greeley, Lincoln composed this after he had already drafted a preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, which he had determined to issue after the next Union military victory.

Therefore, this letter, was in truth, an attempt to position the impending announcement in terms of saving the Union, not freeing slaves as a Signed by: Abraham Lincoln on 22 September President Lincoln read the first draft of this document to his Cabinet members on J After some changes, he issued the preliminary version on Septem which specified that the final document would take effect January 1, Slaves in Confederate states which were not back in the Union by then would be free, but slaves in the.Emancipation Proclamation, edict issued by U.S.

President Abraham Lincoln on January 1,that freed the slaves of the Confederate states during the American Civil War. Besides lifting the war to the level of a crusade for human freedom, the proclamation allowed the Union to recruit black soldiers.