Emancipation Proclamation : Lincoln and the dawn of liberty
Source:Abrams Books for Young Readers, New York, p.120 (2013)
Call Number:Cubb Curr E453 .B68 2013
Keywords:1809-1865--Juvenile literature, Abraham, Emancipation Proclamation, Emancipation Proclamation--Juvenile literature, Lincoln, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Slaves--Emancipation--United States, Slaves--Emancipation--United States--Juvenile literature, United States--Politics and government--1861-1865, United States--Politics and government--1861-1865--Juvenile literature, United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln)
Contents: "The agonizing prayers of centuries" -- "A fit and necessary military measure" -- "The trump of jubilee."; Summary: "...This book offers readers a unique look at the events that led to the Emancipation Proclamation. Filled with little-known facts and fascinating details, it includes excerpts from historical sources, archival images, and new research that debunks myths about the Emancipation Proclamation and its causes."--Amazon.com.