Search Results: 'Emancipation Proclamation'

Search

×
×
×
×
46 results for "Emancipation Proclamation"
The Emancipation Proclamation By Abraham Lincoln
eBook (ePub): $1.99
Download immediately.
The Emancipation Proclamation was the executive order given by US President Abraham Lincoln on the 1st of January, 1863, during the American Civil War. It proclaimed that 3.1 million of the the... More > U.S.'s 4 million slaves were to eventually be freed as Union Armies advanced, and that 50,000 of them would be freed immediately. During September the year before, Lincoln had announced the forthcoming proclamation, which would formally free all slaves in any Confederate State that did not return to the fold. Lincoln's decision was controversial, even in the North, since it granted freedom only to slaves over which the Union had no control. Though once southern slaves heard of the Proclamation, they quickly escaped in droves to the Union Army lines as the units moved South. As they advanced, thousands of slaves a day were freed until nearly the entire 4 million or so were liberated, sometime in July 1865.< Less
The Emancipation Proclamation Text and History By The Editors
eBook (PDF): $9.99
Download immediately.
The full text of the Emancipation Proclamation and historical data.
The Emancipation Proclamation Text and History By The Editors
Paperback: $15.50
Ships in 3-5 business days.
The full text of the Emancipation Proclamation and historical data.
Text of The Emancipation Proclamation By The Editors
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Download immediately.
This is the full text of the Emancipation Proclamation as signed by President Abraham Lincoln.
Text of The Emancipation Proclamation By The Editors
Paperback: $9.56
Ships in 3-5 business days.
This is the full text of the Emancipation Proclamation as signed by President Abraham Lincoln.
My Escape From Slavery/The Emancipation Proclamation By Douglass/Lincoln
eBook (PDF): $4.38
Download immediately.
Frederick Douglass' historic account of his journey to freedom. President Abraham Lincoln frees the slaves.
My Escape From Slavery/The Emancipation Proclamation By Douglass/Lincoln
Paperback: $7.92
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Frederick Douglass' historic account of his journey to freedom. President Abraham Lincoln frees the slaves.
The Abolition Of Slavery The Right Of The Government Under The War Power By William Garrison
Paperback: $15.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
With extracts from a speech by John Q. Adams before congress and editorials from the New York Tribune this book documents the feeling and desire to abolish slavery in the United States. Filled with... More > pictures from the Library of Congress on how America's politics dealt with slavery. Also are picures of the Emancipation Proclamation and how the slaves responded to the reading of the document.< Less
The Abolition Of Slavery The Right Of The Government Under The War Power By William Garrison
eBook (PDF): $4.19
Download immediately.
With extracts from a speech by John Q. Adams before congress and editorials from the New York Tribune this book documents the feeling and desire to abolish slavery in the United States. Filled with... More > pictures from the Library of Congress on how America's politics dealt with slavery. Also are picures of the Emancipation Proclamation and how the slaves responded to the reading of the document.< Less
The Southerner: The Real Story of Abraham Lincoln By Thomas Dixon
Hardcover: $29.92
Ships in 6-8 business days.
From the author of the Reconstruction Trilogy comes the true story of Abraham Lincoln. Set against a backdrop of the American Civil War, this narrative cuts through the lies spouted by... More > Hollywood. “His first great work accomplished in destroying slavery and restoring the Union, there remained but two tasks on which his soul was set—to heal the bitterness of the war and remove the negro race from physical contact with the white. He summoned Bradley and put him to work on estimates for moving the negroes by ship to Africa. His prophetic soul had pierced the future and seen with remorseless logic that two such races as the Negro and Caucasian could not live side by side in a free democracy. The Radical theorists of Congress were demanding that these black men, emerging from four thousand years of slavery and savagery should receive the ballot and the right to claim the white man’s daughter in marriage. They could only pass these measures over the dead body of Abraham Lincoln."< Less