Vindicating Lincoln : defending the politics of our greatest president / Thomas L. Krannawitter

Author(s): Krannawitter, Thomas L., 1969-
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Subjects: United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
United States--Politics and government--Philosophy
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political and social views
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers : Distributed by National Book Network, c2008
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xv, 355 p. : maps ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2007049628
ISBN: 9780742559721 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0742559726 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Was Lincoln a racist? -- Was the Kansas-Nebraska Act pro-choice or pro-slavery? -- Who was right about the founding, Lincoln or Taney? -- Was Lincoln a "child of his age?" -- Do states possess a constitutional right of secession? -- Was the Civil War caused by slavery or economics? -- Was Lincoln's goal to preserve the Union or end slavery? -- Was Lincoln the father of big government? -- Was Lincoln a tyrant?
OCLC Number: 185021451
ISBN/ISSN: 9780742559721