The Age of Lincoln

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Orville Vernon Burton

Narrated By: Richard Mock

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: January 2006

Duration: 15 hours 1 minutes

Summary:

Historian Orville Vernon Burton states that abolishing slavery was the age's most extraordinary accomplishment but not its most profound one. Burton shows how the president's authentic Southerness empowered him to conduct a civil war that redefined freedom as a personal right to be expanded to all Americans.

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