qExamining the role of the United States in the international arena from the 1860s to the present, these essays in honor of Robert H. Ferrell consider presidents from Lincoln to Bush, as well as the success or failure of diplomatic efforts in Russia, Nicaragua, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, and elsewhereq--Provided by publisher.Toward a More Perfect Union Lincoln and the Death of Slavery HE WAS KNOWN AS THE TALL, lean, gangly, and homely ax-swinging ... This man was Abraham Lincoln, the Great Emancipator who in writing the Emancipation Proclamation sealed the death of both slavery ... This essay derives in part from my Abraham Lincoln and a New Birth of Freedom: The Union and Slavery in the Diplomacy of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Presidents, Diplomats, and Other Mortals|
|Author||:||J. Garry Clifford, Theodore A. Wilson|
|Publisher||:||University of Missouri Press - 2007-06|