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Lincoln and ‘The Abolitionists’

From the new March-April 2013 issue of News & Letters: Lincoln and ‘The Abolitionists’ The 150th anniversary of the Civil War, and of the Emancipation Proclamation in particular, has a lot of people talking about that history and race relations … Continue reading

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Civil War still hotly contested

From the new July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: Essay Civil War still hotly contested by Robert Taliaferro The history of the U.S. is a quagmire of facts and near fictions; conflicting thoughts and ideas; established truths and myths, … Continue reading

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