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The Resource Freedom national : the destruction of slavery in the United States, 1861-1865, James Oakes

Freedom national : the destruction of slavery in the United States, 1861-1865, James Oakes

Label
Freedom national : the destruction of slavery in the United States, 1861-1865
Title
Freedom national
Title remainder
the destruction of slavery in the United States, 1861-1865
Statement of responsibility
James Oakes
Title variation
Destruction of slavery in the United States, 1861-1865
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of emancipation and its impact on the Civil War, discussing how Lincoln and the Republicans fought primarily for freeing slaves throughout the war, not just as a secondary objective in an effort to restore the country
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/14
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E453
LC item number
.O13 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Freedom national : the destruction of slavery in the United States, 1861-1865, James Oakes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Ultimate extinction" -- "Disunion is abolition" -- "Fulfillment of the prophecies" -- August 8, 1861 : emancipation begins -- The Border States -- "Self-emancipation" -- "By the act of Congress they are clearly free" -- "A cordon of freedom" -- The "preliminary" proclamation -- The Emancipation Proclamation -- "The system yet lives" -- "Our fathers were mistaken" -- Was freedom enough?
Control code
ocn783162639
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 595 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393065312
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012035601
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)783162639
  • a1009326
Label
Freedom national : the destruction of slavery in the United States, 1861-1865, James Oakes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Ultimate extinction" -- "Disunion is abolition" -- "Fulfillment of the prophecies" -- August 8, 1861 : emancipation begins -- The Border States -- "Self-emancipation" -- "By the act of Congress they are clearly free" -- "A cordon of freedom" -- The "preliminary" proclamation -- The Emancipation Proclamation -- "The system yet lives" -- "Our fathers were mistaken" -- Was freedom enough?
Control code
ocn783162639
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 595 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393065312
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012035601
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)783162639
  • a1009326

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