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Author Masur, Louis P.
Title Lincoln's Hundred Days : the Emancipation Proclamation and the war for the union / Louis P. Masur.
Published Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012.
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 Floor2  E453 .M266 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description viii, 358 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue, September 22, 1862: Lincoln Tells a Story -- The path to the preliminary proclamation : Toward emancipation ; Messages and measures ; A new departure ; Movement -- One hundred days : Judgments ; The reactions of scholars and soldiers ; Intervention and election fever ; "We cannot escape history" ; Standing firm -- The proclamation and beyond : Jubilee ; "Men of color, to arms!" ; "It can not be retracted" ; Emancipation triumphant -- April 4, 1865: Lincoln visits Richmond.
Subject United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States.
ISBN 0674066901 (alk. paper)
9780674066908 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 781278941