Lincoln and race / Richard Striner

Author(s): Striner, Richard, 1950-
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Subjects: Race
United States--Race relations--History--19th century
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Relations with African Americans
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2012
Series: Concise Lincoln library
Concise Lincoln library
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xi, 94 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2011031811
ISBN: 9780809330775 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0809330776 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780809330782 (ebook)
ISBN: 0809330784 (ebook)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Lincoln, slavery, and race: the problems -- The 1854 Peoria speech and its context -- The 1857 Springfield speech and its context -- The Lincoln-Douglas debates -- The 1859 Columbus speech -- Emancipation, colonization, and the equal rights possibility -- Voting rights and Lincoln's murder -- Disputed or doubtful evidence -- Lincoln and Native Americans -- Racist or not?
OCLC Number: 721888232
ISBN/ISSN: 9780809330775