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The Fiery Trial

Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery

Eric Foner

Selected as a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times Book Review, this landmark work gives us a definitive account of Lincoln's lifelong engagement with the nation's critical issue: American slavery. A master historian, Eric Foner draws Lincoln and the broader history of the period into perfect balance. We see Lincoln, a pragmatic politicia...
Publish Date
2011
September 26
Goodreads rating
4.15
ISBN
9780393340662
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