Primary Sources of the Abolitionist Movement: Abraham Lincoln, The Emancipation Proclamation, and the 13th Amendment, 1st Edition

  • B. J. Best
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502605317
  • ISBN-13: 9781502605313
  • DDC: 973.7092
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

This title lets young readers learn about Abraham Lincoln, the Emancipation Proclamation, and the abolitionist movement. Geared towards students in Grade 5+, the title includes a timeline, primary sources, photographs, and excerpts from the time period. It is a well-designed resource tool especially for school libraries.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: Slavery in the United States.
1: Abraham Lincoln and His Rise in Politics.
2: The Fight for Emancipation.
3: The Reaction to the Emancipation Proclamation and the Thirteenth Amendment.
4: Lincoln's Legacy.
Chronology.
Glossary.
Further Information.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.