Abraham Lincoln

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Noun1.Abraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United StatesAbraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
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The author examines the presidency of Abraham Lincoln from the perspectives of governmental power, economic policy, natural rights, and the expansion of executive power to show how Lincoln believed in the limitations of presidential power while dedicating his presidency to restraining its scope and range.
Medford is a historian, one of the few Black female historians who is considered an authority on the presidency of Abraham Lincoln, the Civil War era and African-Americans in the Reconstruction era.
"1863: Lincoln's Pivotal Year" explores this year in the presidency of Abraham Lincoln, the year that he released the Emancipation Proclamation, among other events through the year, with major events in the Civil War, the famous Gettysburg Address among other events.