Abraham Lincoln and the road to emancipation, 1861-1865 / William K. Klingaman

Author(s): Klingaman, William K
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Subjects: Emancipation Proclamation
Slaves--Emancipation--United States
African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--History--19th century
Whites--United States--Attitudes--History--19th century
United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
United States--Race relations
Emancipation Proclamation
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Views on slavery
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Relations with African Americans
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Viking, 2001
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: 344 p. ; 24cm
Table of Contents: Preface 1
1. Inauguration Day: March 4, 1861 5
2. The White Man's War 36
3. A Search for Middle Ground 68
4. Long Route to Freedom 89
5. Lincoln's Tightrope 121
6. To Save the Union 159
7. A Hundred Days 195
8. Emancipation 226
9. Creating Freedom 261
10. Aftermath 288
Notes 301
Select Bibliography 325
Index 337
Notes: LCCN: 00043993
ISBN: 0670867543 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 326-335) and index
OCLC Number: 45024349
ISBN/ISSN: 0670867543