By Christi E. Parker
Abraham Lincoln used to be president in the course of the most distinct occasions in background. With a rustic on the point of conflict, his final target was once to maintain the Union jointly. while Lincoln freed the slaves, he angered many Southerners, together with his murderer, John Wilkes sales space.
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Abraham Lincoln: Expanding & Preserving the Union (Primary Source Readers) by Christi E. Parker