The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties by Mark E. Neely, Jr

This book explores Abraham Lincoln's approach to civil liberties during the American Civil War. It examines the decisions he made that affected individual rights, such as his choice to suspend habeas corpus, allowing the government to arrest and detain individuals without a trial. The author delves into the complexities of Lincoln's decisions, the context in which they were made, and their impact on the country, offering a nuanced view of a president often hailed as a champion of liberty.

The 10345th greatest book of all time


Published
1991
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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