The Long Road to Antietam
How the Civil War Became A RevolutionBook - 2012
In the summer of 1862, after a year of protracted fighting, Abraham Lincoln decided on a radical change of strategy, one that abandoned hope for a compromise peace and committed the nation to all-out war. The centerpiece of that new strategy was the Emancipation Proclamation: an unprecedented use of federal power that would revolutionize Southern society.
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: E474.65 .S57 2012
Characteristics: xxxii, 478 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm