By Jean Friedman
This examine introduces a brand new viewpoint on Lincoln and the Civil battle via an exam of his assertion of our nationwide values and the following interpretation of these values via households through the war.
• Takes a brand new method of the learn of the Civil conflict because it connects Lincoln to households' overview in their personal and nationwide virtues
• presents a special standpoint on Lincoln's virtues derived from his very important Independence corridor speech
• indicates how advantage helped to coalesce households into one unified nation
• Is enlivened through brief biographical items in each chapter
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Abraham Lincoln and the Virtues of War: How Civil War Families Challenged and Transformed Our National Values: How Civil War Families Challenged and Transformed Our National Values by Jean Friedman